Friday

January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015

Number of results: 233

**math**

There is a blue ribbon, a yellow ribbon, and a green ribbon. susan did now wear the yellow ribbon or the green ribbon. Jean did not wear the gren ribbon. Clare wore either the blue ribbon or the green ribbon. what color ribbon did each girl wear?
*September 19, 2012 by mythreyee*

**math**

Mary bought a roll of ribbon.After using 5/8 of the ribbon to decorate some packages,she had 15ft of the ribbon left.How many feet of ribbon did she buy?
*November 8, 2011 by lidia*

**math**

Three friends each have some ribbon. Carol has 42 inches of ribbon, Tino has 2.5 feet of ribbon, and Baxter has 1.5 yards of ribbon. Express the total legth of ribbon the three friends havein inches, feet and yars. **We are learning to use Unit Rates & Conversion Factors to ...
*December 12, 2014 by kymy*

**math**

if it takes 8 inches of ribbon to make a bow how many bows can be made from 3ft of ribbon will any ribbon be left over if so how much
*September 10, 2014 by jaylan*

**fraction**

Jenna bought a spool of ribbon for her craft projects.It contained 5 3/4 meters of ribbon.She used 3 2/5 meters of ribbon for a project.How many meters of ribbon does Jenna have left? I am trying to figure this question out to help my 4 grader.so I need to know how to explain ...
*March 12, 2013 by ttuuffyy*

**math**

Allison needs 2 yards of blue ribbon, 1/2 yard of yards of yellow ribbon and 3/4 yards of green ribbon at $ 2.00 a yard. How much money do she need for the ribbon.
*April 22, 2014 by brandon*

**Math word problems**

Susan uses 15 rolls of ribbon to decorate 10 wedding baskets. Each roll of ribbon is 5 3/8 yards long. After she decorates the baskets, she decides to cut off another 3/4 yard from the ribbon of each basket. Write and simplify an expression to fin out how much ribbon was used ...
*April 7, 2014 by thomas*

**math word problem**

Susan uses 15 rolls of ribbon to decorate 10 wedding baskets. Each roll of ribbon is 5 3/8 yards long. After she decorates the baskets, she decides to cut off another 3/4 yard from the ribbon of each basket. Write and simplify an expression to fin out how much ribbon was used ...
*April 7, 2014 by thomas*

**math**

I'm in 4th grade this is my problem samantha has 14 yards of ribbon.she wraps 12 presents and uses 5/6 yard of ribbon to decorate each present.the total amount of ribbon she used is modeled in the diagram below
*February 18, 2014 by kahiem*

**Physics**

Consider a thin, infinitely long conducting ribbon that carries a uniform current density j (current per unit area). The width of the ribbon is w and its thickness s is extremely small (s≪w). P is a point in the plane of the ribbon, at a large distance (x≫s) from ...
*April 27, 2013 by tanvir ali *

**math 6th grade**

You have 15 yards of ribbon for your gift boxes. each box gets the same amount of ribbon. How much ribbon will each box get
*June 29, 2010 by Lauren*

**math word problem PLEASE HELP**

Susan uses 15 rolls of ribbon to decorate 10 wedding baskets. Each roll of ribbon is 5 3/8 yards long. After she decorates the baskets, she decides to cut off another 3/4 yard from the ribbon of each basket. Write and simplify an expression to fin out how much ribbon was used ...
*April 7, 2014 by thomas*

**Math**

Fay is making 13 bows to sell. She has 36 feet of ribbon. If each bow requires 2 1/4 feet of ribbon, how much ribbon will not b used
*March 27, 2014 by Anonymous*

**math**

shawna had to decorate 3 gift packages with ribbon. she used 1 1/3 yards of ribbon for the first package, 1 1/2 yards of ribbon for the second package, and 1 2/3 yards to decorate the third package. shawna had 3 1/2 yards of ribbon left over. how much ribbon did she start with?
*September 1, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Jenna is cutting ribbon to make bows. She has two lengths of ribbon, one 24 inches long and one 36 inches long. She wants to cut the ribbon into equal lengths and not have any ribbon left over> Into what lengths can she cut the ribbon?
*October 15, 2013 by Victoria*

**physics**

Consider a thin, infinitely long conducting ribbon that carries a uniform current density j (current per unit area). The width of the ribbon is w and its thickness s is extremely small (s≪w). P is a point in the plane of the ribbon, at a large distance (x≫s) from ...
*April 26, 2013 by sat*

**math**

Jordan bought 6 8/10 yards of pink ribbon and 3 1/4 yards of purple ribbon. how much more pink ribbon than purple ribbon did she buy.
*October 29, 2014 by anonymous*

** Physics**

Consider a thin, infinitely long conducting ribbon that carries a uniform current density j(current per unit area). The width of the ribbon is w and its thickness s is extremely small (s<<w).P is a point in the plane of the ribbon, at a large distance (x>>s) from ...
*April 29, 2013 by spartan*

**math**

JILL NEEDS RIBBON TO WRAP GIFTS . THE RIBBON SELLS FOR $2 Per Yard , And Jill Needs 24 Inches Of Ribbon For Each Gift .Which equation could be used to find r , the amount of ribbon in yards , jill should purchase a. r = (36 Divided by 3)(24times2) b. r =2 (36 Divided By 24 ) C...
*April 13, 2014 by Jay;a*

**Fractions**

The length of a ribbon is 3/4 meter. Tina needs pieces measuring 1/3 meter for an art project. A)What is the greatest number of pieces measuring 1/3 meter that can be cut from the ribbon? B)How much ribbon will be left after Tina cuts the ribbon? Explain your reasoning. THANK ...
*September 17, 2014 by Kymmy*

**Math**

Mrs. Reed is decorating wreaths. She needs 24 in. of gold ribbon and 45 in. of white ribbon to tie around each wreath. The white ribbon is sold by the foot. About how many feet of white ribbon will Mrs. Reed need to make 18 wreaths?
*May 8, 2014 by Loeve*

**math**

Maureen fills a cylindrical tin with sugar cookies for a gift. She plans to put a ribbon around the tin and then attach a bow onto the ribbon as shown in the illustration. The bow itself will take 15 inches of ribbon. If the diameter of the tin is 9 inches, approximately how ...
*January 19, 2015 by Irene Wu*

**math**

Keith is wrapping ribbon around a cylindrical vase he will need additional ribbon to make a bow the vase has a volume of 602.88 cubic inches the bow requires 3 feet of ribbon to the nearest inch what is the least amount of ribbon including the bow does Keith needs to wrap the...
*April 11, 2011 by tamara ivory*

**6th grade math**

You have 15 yards of ribbon for your gift boxes. Each box gets the same amount of ribbon. How much ribbon will each of your 20 gift boxes get?
*January 10, 2011 by Isaiah *

**chem30**

what is the molar enthalpy of combustion for magnesium? calimetry experiment results 100.0ml of HCl with 0.31g of Mg ribbon temp before ribbon added 23degrees and after ribbon added 37degrees. Need to show work so I understand. q=mcdeltaT
*March 7, 2013 by redeye*

**Math**

You have 3 1/3 yards of ribbon. You want to cut the ribbon into pieces to make bows. Each bow uses 4/5 yard of ribbon. How many bows can you make?
*October 30, 2012 by Rashna*

**math**

you have 15 yards of ribbon for your gift boxes. each box gets the same amount of ribbon how much ribbon will each of your 20 gift boxes get?
*August 20, 2008 by bobby*

**Math**

Eleven people are competing in a sack race. There is a blue ribbon for first, a red ribbon for second, and white ribbon for third. How many different first-second-third place finishes are possible?
*February 13, 2008 by Brandon*

**math 2**

ellen needs to buy 180 inches of ribbon to wrap a large present. the store sells ribbon only in whole yards. How many yards does ellen need to buy to have enough ribbon? Please answer thanks
*February 10, 2014 by Jenny plus*

**Math**

3 pieces of ribbon, each 85 cm long, are cut from a length of ribbon 3 m long. What is the length of the remaining piece of ribbon?
*March 19, 2014 by Romell*

**math**

laura has a roll of ribbon there are 29 yards of ribbon on the roll what equation can laura use to find the number of inches of ribbon on the roll
*March 9, 2011 by z*

**Algebra**

Laura has a roll of ribbon. There are 20 yards of ribbon on the roll. What equation can Laura use to find the number of inches of ribbon on the roll
*March 10, 2011 by Jacob*

**math**

the length of the blue ribbon is two-thirds of the length of the red ribbon. writh an equation to find the length r of the red ribbon
*February 3, 2014 by cam*

**math**

how many bows can you make from 3 and 2/3 meters of ribbon if 1/4 th of ribbon makes one bow?
*March 17, 2014 by nessy*

**MATH**

How many 134foot pieces of ribbon can be cut from a piece of ribbon that is 36 feet long?
*October 30, 2014 by TYONA LIVELY*

**Math**

Maggie has a ribbon 27 feet long. What is the length of the ribbon in yards?
*August 20, 2014 by Anonymous*

**math **

ED is wrapping 8 identicap presents. He needs 3/5m of ribbon to wrap each present. He needs an additional 1/5m of ribbon to make a bow. How much ribbon does he need to wrap and make bows for all 8 presents?
*July 18, 2013 by sam *

**math**

If you cut a 21 foot ribbon in four equal lengths how many feet long is the length of each ribbon?
*November 17, 2010 by michelle*

**math**

Karina has 20 foot piece of ribbon. How many cus does she need to make cut 10 pieces of ribbon from it?
*August 23, 2011 by rose*

**Math**

Sean has 25 feet of blue ribbon.If this ribbon is cut into 8 equal pieces, what will the length be for each piece?
*May 9, 2013 by Adaija*

**math**

Jane had 16m of ribbon. She gave 3 2/7of it to Linda and 4 1/3 to Sarah. How much ribbon was left?
*December 9, 2014 by dana*

**Algebra**

A candy cane 30 cm high has a circumference of 3 cm. The red “ribbon” makes exactly 4 complete turns round the candy cane while its two ends touch the cane's top and bottom. How long is the ribbon in cm? It doesn't make any sense to me. Can somebody explain me how to solve it...
*February 1, 2011 by Alexandra*

**Maths**

Betty bought 8 rolls of ribbons. There were 2 5/6m of ribbon in each roll. If 1 metre of ribbon cost $6, how much did she pay altogether?
*March 1, 2014 by Nur*

**math**

A roll of ribbon contains 92 inches of ribbon. If you need strips of ribbon 4/5 inches long, how many strips could you cut from this roll?
*January 28, 2015 by Rene*

**Physics**

Red ribbon wound around a red spool (above) is taped to blue ribbon wound around a blue spool (below). The ribbon is essentially massless, but the solid cylindrical spools each have mass m and radius R. If the red spool can freely rotate on a fixed axle and the blue spool is ...
*August 9, 2013 by Anonymous*

**geometry**

a piece of ribbon is x inches long. find the total length of 7 equal pieces of ribbon. express the answer in terms of x.
*September 7, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math**

jenna has two lengths of ribbon, one 24 inches one 36 inches. she want to cut the ribbon inot equal lengths and not have any left over. what lengths can she cut the ribbon?
*December 12, 2013 by kelly*

**Maths**

Evelyn has a ribbon 420 cm long. She uses 216 cm to decorate a present., What percentage of ribbon is left> Express your answer correct to 1 decimal place.
*October 4, 2012 by Zayn*

**math**

a piece of ribbon is 4 1/2 feet long. a piece of blue ribbon is 1 yd long. How many feet longer is the piece of red ribbon than the piece of blue ribbon?
*March 24, 2011 by Casey*

**math-please help!!**

Diego has 15 yards of ribbon. He will use 2/5 of the ribbon to make bows for some costumes. Each bow will be made with 1/3 yard of ribbon. Diego will make 5/6 of the bows today. How many bows will he make today?
*January 6, 2009 by sacha*

**Chemistry**

When a student doesn't polish a sample of Mg ribbon before massing it, what happens when calculating the molar volume? Is it that the Mg ribbon doesn't completely react therefore less volumes of gas are produced?
*January 15, 2014 by K*

**algebra**

HELP!! It takes 64 inches of ribbon to make a bow and wrap the ribbon around a the box. The box takes 30 inches of ribbon. The width of the box is 12 inches. What is the height of the box?
*November 3, 2010 by sammie*

**5th grade**

mary had 10 yards 2 feet of ribbon. She needed to cut peices for her 3 friends. If each friend got the same amount of ribbon, how much did each get? In your answer, there cannot be more than 12 inches.
*February 8, 2010 by me*

**math**

a 41 inch ribbon was cut into five shorter ribbons of equal length how long was each shorter ribbon
*December 7, 2011 by george*

**math**

joe uses 3 5/6 feet of ribbon to wrap one package. how much ribbon does he use to wrap 12 packages ?
*November 5, 2013 by joe *

**math**

Louis has 7 1/2ft of red ribbon. How many red bows can he make using 3/4ft pieces of ribbon for each bow?
*January 27, 2014 by gio*

**Math 2**

Olivia ties 2.5 feet of ribbon onto one balloon how many yards of ribbon does Olivia need for 18 balloons?
*February 14, 2014 by Mia2*

**Geometry**

It takes 69 inches of ribbon to make a bow and wrap the ribbon around a box, as shown. The bow takes 30 inches of ribbon. The width of the box is 11 inches. What is the height of the box? Answer in units of inches.
*November 27, 2009 by Chitra*

**Math**

A machine can produce 27 inches of ribbon every 3 minutes. How many feet of ribbon can the machine make in one hour? Explain.
*December 8, 2014 by Makenzey*

**Geometry**

A piece of ribbon is 4 yards long, with no ribbon left over. If each piece is 9 inches ong, what is the value of x?
*August 31, 2011 by mary*

**math**

andrea cuts 62 1/2 inches of ribbon into 4 equal hair ribbons. How long was each hair ribbon?
*December 12, 2012 by emma*

**Zanetti**

Each roll of ribbon has 5 yards. Each gift takes 3 feet of ribbon. How many packages can be wrapped with one roll
*December 3, 2014 by Tara*

**math**

Karyn cuts a length of ribbon into 4 equal pieces, each 1 1/4 feet long. How long was the ribbon?
*January 27, 2015 by taniya *

**math 1**

olivia ties 2.5 feet of ribbon onto a balloon. how many yards of ribbon does olivia need for 18 balloons? please anser thx
*February 12, 2014 by kimmy plus*

**math**

How much ribbon is needed to wrap the package shown if 15 inches of ribbon are needed to make the bow? length is 16 width is 9 height is 4
*September 23, 2014 by anthony*

**math**

Ramona cut 9 feet off a ribbon that was 7 yards long. How long is the ribbon now?
*May 29, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Alicia had 2 1/2 yards of ribbon. She used 1/3 of the ribbon on the costume and 25% on a bracelet. How many yards did she use?
*December 6, 2012 by Reese*

**Math**

A spool contains 9 meters of ribbon. How many 0.225-meter pieces of ribbon can be cut from the spool?
*April 17, 2013 by Adriana*

**math**

abby has a ribbon that was 1 meter long..she cut off 25 centimeters..how long is the ribbon now??
*June 27, 2014 by abigail*

**percentage**

Evelyn has a ribbon 420cm long.She uses 216cm to decorate a present.what percentage of the ribbon is left?Express your answer correct to 1 decimal place
*February 11, 2012 by Da S*

**geometry**

April wants to add a ribbon border to the circular rug in her living room. If the area of her rug is 113.04 square feet, how long does the ribbon need to be?
*March 7, 2012 by mary*

**Math**

The ribbon on a spool is 10 yards long. How many 6 inch pieces of ribbon can be cut from the spool?
*November 10, 2014 by Amy*

**Math**

The ribbon on a spool is 10 yards long. How many 6 inch pieces of ribbon can be cut from the spool?
*November 10, 2014 by Amy*

**Math**

need a answer mary hD 9 yards of ribbon to make bows for each of her 12 dolls. if mary wanted all the ribbons to be the same length , how long would each ribbon be
*November 15, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

How many 2 1/2 meter long strips of ribbon can be cut from a ribbon that is 750cm long?
*December 3, 2013 by krystleallen*

**calcules**

cylindrical box will be tied up with ribbon as shown in the figure. The longest piece of ribbon available is 130 cm long, and 10 cm of that are required for the bow. Find the radius and height of the box with the largest possible volume.
*March 25, 2014 by jasmine22*

**math**

How many pieces of ribbon 1 4/5 yd long can be cut a length of ribbon 9 yd long?
*April 25, 2011 by maria*

**math**

cuboid dimension 3in x 12in x 4in wrapped present has two loops of ribbon around it. each loop goes completely around the box once and always runs down the middle of a face. The two loops overlap each other at a right angle, but ends of the ribbon do not overlap when making ...
*November 15, 2014 by Jashua*

**math**

Please show me how to set this up and how to solve: A ribbon with straight edges has an area of 24 inches squared. Its width is x and its length is 2x + 13. What is the width of the ribbon in inches?
*February 12, 2012 by Jane*

**math**

Faye is making 13 bows to sell at the annual craft fair. She has 36 feet of ribbon to make her bows. If each bow requires 2 1/4 feet of ribbon will not be used
*September 27, 2012 by Jamie*

**math**

nadia wants to use ribbon for a frame she needs 2 piece that are 3 and 5/8inches long and 2 pieces that are 5 and 3/8 inches long how many inches of ribbon does she need?
*February 17, 2010 by sunny*

**math**

Jill cuts 8 foot ribbon into pieces that are each 3/4 foot long. the remaining piece of ribbon is shorter than the others. How long is it?
*May 10, 2012 by Beti*

**Math**

Jasmin is cutting a ribbon into equal sized pieces. If she has 5 feet if ribbon , how many whole pieces 5/6 feet in length can she make?
*January 26, 2015 by Amy*

**math 5th grade**

fay is making 13 bows to sell at the annual craft fair. she has 36 feet of ribbons to make her bows. if each bow requires 2 and 1\4 feet of ribbon,how much ribbon will not be used
*March 17, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Fraction**

The total length of two ribbons is 13 meters if one ribbon is 7 5/8 meters long,what is the length of the other ribbon ?
*December 8, 2014 by Emily Sarca*

**Math**

This is Translating Problems into Equations: (a) Ms. Dixon had a 25ft ribbon that was cut into two peices. (b) One piece is 6ft longer than the other. Ms. Dixon --> Ribbon/Pieces --> Equation -->
*September 4, 2013 by Jessica*

**4th grade math**

Grace also bought 2 lengths of ribbon to trim a picture frame. one length was 18 inches. the sum of both lengths was 4 feet. what ws the length of the second piece of the ribbon
*February 11, 2014 by mythreyee*

**Binomial and Poisson distribution **

A machine produces ribbon in which flaws occur randomly at an average rate of one flaw in 100m. Find the probability that there are 3 or more flaws in a randomly chosen 200m of ribbon. Find the length of ribbon such that the probability that it contains no flaws is 0.001. ( Is...
*June 1, 2013 by Kelvin*

**algebra**

A candy cane 20 cm high has a circumference of 3 cm. The red “ribbon” makes exactly 4 complete turns round the candy cane while its two ends touch the cane's top and bottom. How long is the ribbon in cm?
*February 21, 2014 by gabriela*

**chemistry**

A silicon ribbon measuring 100 micron thick, 5 mm wide, and 1 m long has 5 volts applied across its long dimension. The resistivity of silicon is 640 ohm-m. How much current will flow through the ribbon? Express your answer in Amps
*July 26, 2014 by Muanda*

**Math**

Pam served her apple pie on a 13 inch diameter dish. She wanted to tie a ribbon around the dish to make it a little more festive. How long does the ribbon need to be in order to fit around the dish?
*March 16, 2014 by Jose*

**math**

pam served her apple pie on a 13 inch diameter dish. she wanted to tie a ribbon around the dish to make it a litlle more festive. how long does the ribbon need to be in order to fit around the dish
*April 13, 2014 by la*

**math**

Ms Billets used 1 yard of ribbon to make a dress for a doll. Write two equivalant fractions to show what fraction of ribbon that she bought she used for the dress. she bought 4 yards.
*February 17, 2011 by Esther*

**algebra**

a ribbon is 3 2/3 yards long. Mae needs to cut the ribbon into pieces that are 2/3 yard long. use the model to find the number of pieces she can cut. Please help answer. thanks.
*September 29, 2014 by stephie*

**math**

A teacher has a 10m roll of ribbon 3 cm wide . She cuts off 7 equal lengths 3 cm wide to make team bands for PE . There is 90 cm of ribbon left . How long is each team bands
*January 26, 2014 by lily*

**MATH**

Erica uses 39 inches of ribbon to make wreaths to sell at a craft fair. She has 8,656 inches of ribbon to use. About how many wreaths can she make.
*September 12, 2013 by Nazariyah*

**math**

Keisha had two pieces of ribbon of equal length. She cut the first piece of ribbon into 15 equal parts. She also cut the second piece of ribbon into equal parts. Nine parts of the first piece are equal in length to 3 parts of the second piece. Into how many parts did she cut ...
*August 31, 2012 by ricky*

**math**

An awards banquet is attended by 120 people. Ribbons are awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each 25 catagories. No one gets more than one ribbon. What percent of people attending the banquet receives a ribbon?
*January 21, 2010 by Max*

**math**

an awards banquet is attended by 120 people. ribbons are awarded for first, second, and third place in each of 25 categories. no one gets more than one ribbon. what percent of the people attending the banquet receives a ribbon?
*December 31, 2010 by kadejah*

**math**

Michaela makes original stationary to give away as gifts. She likes to put a small bow in the corner of each card. She purchased a piece of ribbon that was 3 1/4 ft long. She can make each bow out of 1/3 ft of ribbon. Which equation would be used to show how many bows she can ...
*January 16, 2015 by Jonathan*