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August 31, 2015
Number of results: 79,845

**PRE-CALC**

A large painting in the style of Rubens is 3 feet longer than it is wide. If the wooden frame is 12 in wide and the area of the picture frame is 208 ft^2, find the dimensions of the painting. So I know the width would be x and the length would be x+3 if I do 12x=208, I get 17....
*October 16, 2009 by Muffy*

**Pre-Calc**

A large painting in the style of Rubens is 3 feet longer than it is wide. If the wooden frame is 18 in wide and the area of the picture frame is 286 ft^2, find the dimensions of the painting. I have the basic idea down of what I'm supposed to do to solve it.. But I just can't...
*October 16, 2011 by Wooah*

**Math**

A square painting is surrounded by a 3-cm-wide frame. If the total area of the painting plus the frame is 81 cm2, find the dimensions of the painting.
*July 27, 2012 by Lizzie*

**Math**

Hello there! Could You please help me with this Geometry word problem? Here's the problem: Helen painted a picture that was 10 inches longer than it was wide. When she framed the picture, the outside dimensions (that is, the length and the width) were each two inches longer. ...
*March 6, 2013 by Beth*

**Math**

Hello there! Could You please help me with this Geometry word problem? Here's the problem: Helen painted a picture that was 10 inches longer than it was wide. When she framed the picture, the outside dimensions (that is, the length and the width) were each two inches longer. ...
*March 6, 2013 by Beth*

**algebra**

A rectangular picture is 2 inches longer than it is wide. When a frame 3 inches wide is placed around the picture, the area covered by the picture and frame is 168 square inches greater than the area covered by the picture alone. What are the dimensions of the picture?
*April 6, 2013 by Taylor*

**Math**

a square painting is surrounded by a 2.5cm frame. if the total are of the painting plus frame is 3600 sq cm, find the dimensions of the painting. what are the dimensions? i forgot how to find the dimensions. please help me .
*July 11, 2012 by Maui*

**Algebra**

A rectangular picture is 4 inches longer than it is wide. The picture is surrounded by a 3 inch wide frame. The area of the picture and frame is 144 square inches more than the area of the picture. What is the width of the picture?
*September 24, 2012 by VaRey*

**math - hw help**

A rectangular picture is 3cm longer than its width, (x+3). A frame 1 cm wide is placed around the picture. The area of the frame alone is 42 cm^2. Find the length of the picture _______cm. _________________ ________ ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !x+6 ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !_______! ! x+3 ! ...
*January 31, 2015 by Elias*

**Math**

erica painted a picture of her dog the picture has an area of 3,600 cm2 and is a square. she has placed the picture in a frame that is 5 cm wide. what is the perimeter of the picture frame?
*June 3, 2013 by Nina*

**Math**

erica painted a picture of her dog the picture has an area of 3,600 cm2 and is a square. she has placed the picture in a frame that is 5 cm wide. what is the perimeter of the picture frame?
*June 3, 2013 by Nina*

**Math **

Brandy plans to frame a picture with a sheet of construction paper. Her picture is 8 inches wide and 13 inches long. She wants the frame to extend 1 inch beyond the picture on all sides l. How wide and long should the frame be? What is the perimeter of her picture and of the ...
*September 1, 2014 by Katelyn*

**Algebra 2**

If a 20 in. by 30 in. picture has a wooden frame "x" in. wide surrounding it, which equation can be used to find the total area of the picture and frame?
*April 26, 2011 by Andrea*

**Math**

a square painting is surrounded by a 2.5cm frame. if the total are of the painting plus frame is 3600 sq cm, find the dimensions of the painting.
*July 11, 2012 by Maui*

**Math 8th Grade (Ms. Sue) ?**

An artist makes a painting that is 12 feet by 9 feet. He paints a frame around the painting. The frame is 3 inches wide. What is the area of the frame? Please provide formula for figuring out. Answers (a)10.75ftsq(b)10.5ftsq (c)12.96ftsq(d)5.3125ftsq Thanks.
*December 1, 2012 by Chris*

**math**

Erica painted a picture of her dog. The picture has an area of 3,600 cm2 and is square. She has placed the picture in a frame that is 5 cm wide. What is the perimeter of the picture frame? Is the correct answer 260 cm2?
*February 28, 2013 by mom*

**problem solving**

Erica painted a picture of her dog. The picture has an area of 3600 cm square and is square. She has placed the picture in a frame that is 5 cm wide. What is the perimeter of the picture frame?
*April 27, 2014 by Anonymous*

**math**

A picture 16" x 24" has a frame 1" wide.Approximately how many times greater than the area of the frame is the area of the picture? a. 5 b. 45 c. 48 d. 80 e. 84 please answer and explain
*May 8, 2014 by thomas *

**painting**

An artist makes a painting that is 12 feet by 9 feet. He paints a frame around the painting. The frame is 4 inches wide. What is the perimeter of the outside edge of the frame?
*November 29, 2012 by zion*

**math**

If x=9in, y=18in and the area of the brown frame is 92sq in, what is the area of the inner red box? help!! I don't think you have provided enough information and/or the question isn't clear. Do you have a diagram that goes along with the question? What is x and what is y? I ...
*November 15, 2006 by jen*

**Maths**

A picture 40cm long and 30cm wide is surrounded by a 2cm frame.Find the area of the frame?
*January 26, 2015 by Remmy*

**Math**

a picture 8 in. by 12 in. is placed in a frame which has a uniform width. if the area of the frame is equal to the area of the picture, find the dimension of the frame (if you would,just give me the formula and i'll take it from there) thank you
*October 7, 2013 by Bella*

**calculus**

What size should be the frame be? Suppose an artist has a circular picture with a diameter 6 inches which she wishes to frame by a uniform width frame with covers 1/2 inch width uniformity of the painting and has total area equal to that of the exposed painted surface when the...
*May 1, 2012 by Jenny*

**Alg 2**

a rectangular picture frame measures 8 inches by 4 inches. You want to triple the frame's area by adding the same distance, x, to the length and width. Find the value of x and find the new dimensions of the frame. How do you do this?? Please show work
*July 26, 2011 by Anna*

**College Algebra/Geometry**

What size should be the frame be? Suppose an artist has a circular picture with a diameter 6 inches which she wishes to frame by a uniform width frame with covers 1/2 inch width uniformity of the painting and has total area equal to that of the exposed painted surface when the...
*May 2, 2012 by Fred*

**math**

a picture 8 in. by 12 in. is placed in a frame which has uniform width. if the area of the frame equals the area of the picture, find the dimension of the frame
*October 6, 2013 by joei*

**math**

a picture measures 16inches wide by 20inches long. if the frame is to be 20inches wide, what is the scale factor of the frame as a dilation of the picture, and what is the length of the frame?
*July 7, 2010 by Tiffany*

**MATH**

a picture measures 16inches wide by 20inches long. if the frame is to be 20inches wide, what is the scale factor of the frame as a dilation of the picture, and what is the length of the frame?
*July 7, 2010 by Tiffany*

**math**

Sue wants to frame a picture with a matte of uniform width all around the print. Sue wants the area of the matte to equal the area of the picture. If the print measures 60cm by 40cm how wide should the matte be? let the width of the uniform matte be x cm We know the area of ...
*May 23, 2007 by Marty*

**math**

a rectangular painting including the frame is 28 inches wide and 24 inches tall.the opening inside the frame is 24 inches wide and 20 inches tall.what is the area covered by the frame
*April 3, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Ma t h**

A picture frame in 17 inches long and 13 inches wide,it is placed in a 2 inch wide frame. The frame is 21 inches long,what is the area of the frame? It has a hidden question
*January 8, 2015 by Serg*

**arithmetic**

picture 12960000cm area. frame 5cm wide. perimeter of frame/
*March 20, 2008 by patrice*

**Math**

A picture measures 20 cm x 25 cm. The width of the matting and frame at the top and bottom is 5cm. What should be the dimensions of the frame so that the framed picture is similar to the picture alone
*March 5, 2011 by Jeremy*

**Geometry - Math**

A picture measures 20 cm x 25 cm. The width of the matting and frame at the top and bottom is 5cm. What should be the dimensions of the frame so that the framed picture is similar to the picture alone
*March 5, 2011 by Jenny*

**honors geometry**

a rectangle picture measures 12 cm by 30 cm. it is mounted in a frame 2 cm wide. fin the area of the frame.
*May 12, 2011 by kourtney*

**College Algebra**

A picture frame has a total perimeter of 2 meters. The height of the frame is .62 times its width. Find the dimensions of the frame.
*November 28, 2012 by Anonymous*

**math **

A picture frame is 18 inches long and 8 inches tall. It is 2 inches wide on all 4 side. What is the area of the picture frame?
*July 16, 2014 by hannah*

**math**

A picture frame is 4 inches wide and 12 inches long. The frame is 1 inch wide on each side. What is the width and length of the picture?
*December 27, 2012 by mikala*

**Trig**

Please EXPLAIN the steps on how to solve these problems. Please provide detailed steps. A rectangle picture is 12 by 16 inches. If a frame of uniform width contains an area of 165 square inches, what is the width of the frame? The length of a rectangular garden is 6 feet more ...
*January 10, 2008 by Hellga*

**Algebra **

the outside of a picture frame has a length which is 4 cm more than width. The area enclosed by the outside of the picture frame is 165 square cm. Find the width of the outside of the picture frame.
*September 30, 2014 by V*

**Math**

How do I solve this problem? : Four rectangle strips of wood, each 30 cm long and 3 cm wide, are arranged to form the outer section of a picture frame, as shown. Determine the area in side the wooden frame.
*March 4, 2014 by Gaby*

**math**

A frame maker made a large picture using 10 feet of frame molding. If the length of the finished frame was 2 feet more than the width, then what were the dimensions of the frame.
*June 13, 2012 by Andrea B*

**Algebra 0110 College**

1) A rectangle has perimeter 38 feet and an area of 78 square feet. Find the dimensions of the rectangle assuming the width is smaller than the length. L= W= 2) A rectangular canvas picture measures 9 inches by 7 inches. The canvas is mounted inside a frame of uniform width, ...
*October 15, 2013 by Quince*

**geometry**

A picyure,18cm by 15cm,has a uniform frame around it.if the area of frame is 234cm2.find the dimensions of the frame,solve in quadratic equations
*August 3, 2014 by francia marquez*

**math**

you a framing a picture that is 5 in by 7in. with a 1 inch wide frame. find the perimeter of the outside edge of the frame. explain, pleaswe i know the anser is 32 but why?
*September 6, 2011 by math*

**Math**

1.)A picture 8 in. by 12 in. is placed in a frame which has a uniform width. if the area of the frame is equal to the area of the picture, find the dimension of the frame 2.)Arman has 1160 annual income from bonds bearing 3% and 5 % interest. then he added 25% more of the 3% ...
*October 7, 2013 by Lewis*

**Math help!! for finals**

1.)A picture 8 in. by 12 in. is placed in a frame which has a uniform width. if the area of the frame is equal to the area of the picture, find the dimension of the frame 2.)Arman has 1160 annual income from bonds bearing 3% and 5 % interest. then he added 25% more of the 3% ...
*October 7, 2013 by Lewis*

**solving quadratic equations by factoring**

Sheila has a picture frame that measures 20 cm by 30 cm. If she puts a mat inside the frame that decrease the picture by 264cm^2, how wide is the mat?
*December 19, 2010 by math1*

**Geometry**

I am having trouble with this question. I do not know where to begin. I am in Trig now and we are doing review but I forgot everything that I learned in Geometry. I want to understand how to do this problem. "a picture measures 20 cm by 25 cm. the width of the matting and ...
*January 27, 2015 by Hutch*

**geometry**

abcd is a square picture frame. efgh is a square inscribed within abcd as a space for a picture. the area of efgh (for the picture) is equal to the area of the picture frame (the area of abcd minus the area of efgh). if AB=6, what is the length of EF
*January 10, 2014 by michelle*

**math**

a picture frame containing a photogragh is 11 inches wide and 14 inches high. a mat around the photograph is 1 1/2 inches wide on all sides. what are the dimensions of the photograph? do you want to add or subtract from each side?
*January 17, 2011 by jean*

**Math, please help**

A matte of uniform width is to be placed around a painting so that the area of the matted surface is equal to the area of the painting. If the dimensions of the painting are 15 cm and 10 cm, find the width of the matte. The answer is supposed to be 2.5 cm but I keep getting 12...
*November 5, 2014 by Isabelle*

**please help, math question**

A matte of uniform width is to be placed around a painting so that the area of the matted surface is equal to the area of the painting. If the dimensions of the painting are 15 cm and 10 cm, find the width of the matte. The answer is supposed to be 2.5 cm but I keep getting 12.5.
*November 5, 2014 by Isabelle*

**algebra**

the area of a rectangular picture frame is 30 1/3 square inches. the length of the frame is 6 1/2 inches.please help find the width of the frame. thanks
*September 29, 2014 by Liz*

**geometry**

PICTURE FRAMING The matting around the picture has a uniform width. How wide is the matting if its area equals the area of the picture? Round to the nearest of an inch. |---------------------------| | <-------5in----------> | | | wide | | | | | | | 4in long...
*November 11, 2011 by Mitchel*

**math**

A painting measuring 100cm by 55cm is to be framed with a matte border of uniform width surrounding the painting. the combined area of the picture and the matte is 9796cm^2. How wide is the matte border?
*July 12, 2009 by steven*

**algebra**

An artist framed a rectangular picture. The dimensions of the frame are 4x+3 and 3x+5. He is going to place the picture with the border of 2 inches. Then he wants to paint the border. What is the area he has to paint?
*February 17, 2015 by Alex*

**Geometry**

You want to frame a picture that is 5 inches by 7 inches with a 1 inch wide frame. What is perimeter of outside edge of the frame.?
*August 21, 2012 by Gina*

**Math**

A frame around a photo is 5 cm wide. The photograph is 20 cm long and 10 cm wide. What percentage of the entire area is the frame.
*June 4, 2014 by Sally*

**algebra 1 NEED NOW!!! PLEASE HELPPP**

A rectangular picture measuring 3 in. by 7 in. is surrounded by a frame with uniform width x. Write a quadratic function in standard form to show the combined area of the picture and frame.
*July 1, 2013 by lisa*

**algebra**

a square photograph measuring 8 inches by 8 inches is positioned within a 1 inch wide picture frame as best shown. select the best answer. what is the combined area of the photograph and frame?
*August 22, 2011 by jakari*

**Math**

An artist wishes to frame a picture with 84 inches of framing material. How wide will the frame be if its width if 75% of its length?
*September 24, 2010 by Courtney*

**math**

The area of a frame is equal to 120in^2.it surrounds a 4in x 6in photo.the frame is of uniform width.how wide is the frame ?
*February 13, 2013 by shonye*

**math**

marisol is painting on a piece of canvas that has an area of 180 square inches. the lenght of the painting is 1 1/4 times the width. what are the dimensions of the painting
*January 30, 2015 by cristina*

**math 102**

The outside dimensions of a piece of framework is 24 inches by 20 inches. The area of the picture is 320 square inches. Find the width of the frame itself
*April 1, 2012 by Jennifer*

**Math**

Picture is 12 inches high, frame is 3/4 of an inch wide at all points, how many inches high are the picture and the frame together?
*May 8, 2013 by Pinky*

**Math Geometry **

Marisol is painting on a piece of canvas that has an area of 180 square inches. The length of the Painting is 1 1/4 times the width. What are the dimensions of the painting
*March 7, 2014 by Donald*

**math**

mario wants to put a rectanguar frame on a picture of a snowboarder.he has 18cm of string to make a the frame. Q-does he have enough strings and what could be the dimensions.
*December 28, 2011 by Micheal*

**poems**

for english class i have to write a poem personifying something. I chose to personify a picture in a picture frame. I am not at all good at poems and was wondering if you guys could read mine and tell me what changed i should make and if its really bad and i should just start...
*October 17, 2010 by claire*

**Algebra**

A picture frame is 20cm x 16cm. There is 192cm squared of picture showing. Find the width of the frame.
*April 1, 2008 by Clara*

**Math Geometry **

Marisol is painting on a piece of canvas that has an area of 180 square inches. The length of the Painting is 1 1/4 times the width. What are the dimensions of the painting this is for elementary school so make it simple
*March 7, 2014 by Donald*

**personification poem**

for english class i have to write a poem personifying something. I chose to personify a picture in a picture frame. I am not at all good at poems and was wondering if you guys could read mine and tell me what changed i should make and if its really bad and i should just start ...
*October 16, 2010 by claire*

**college algebra**

A rectangle picture frame has a perimeter of 1800 centimeters and a width that is 300 less than its length. Find the area of the picture.
*November 20, 2014 by charlotte*

**Math**

A Picture is surrounded by a frame 10 5/8 inches and 6 1/2 inches. what is the area of the entire picture including the frame
*August 22, 2015 by Nancy*

**home work**

A framed picture has length 50 cm and width 40 cm . The picture itself has area 1344 cm^2. How far is it from the edge of the picture to the edge of the frame if thid didtance is uniform around the picture ?
*April 9, 2013 by Kim*

**Algebra Homework, HELP!**

1) A rectangle has an area of 297 square inches and a width which is three inches less than four times the length. Find the length and the width of the rectangle. 2) Let x represent the length of the shorter leg in a right triangle. If the longer leg is 1 more than the ...
*October 14, 2013 by Preston*

**Math**

Tory has two similar picture frames in her bathroom the ratio of the larger picture frame to the smaller picture is 5:2 if the perimeter of the smaller picture is 30 in what is the perimeter of the bigger picture frame
*February 10, 2014 by Paul*

**Algebra**

A small painting has an area of 400 cm^2. The length is 4 more than 2 times the width. Find the dimensions of the painting. Solve by completing the square. Round answers to the nearest tenth of a centimeter.
*April 9, 2013 by Anonymous*

**algebra**

A small painting has an area of 400 c m 2 . The length is 4 more than 2 times the width. Find the dimensions of the painting. Solve by completing the square. Round answers to the nearest tenth of a centimeter.
*May 20, 2014 by Bobby*

**12th grade MATH**

1.)A picture 8 in. by 12 in. is placed in a frame which has a uniform width. if the area of the frame is equal to the area of the picture, find the dimension of the frame (8+2x)(12+2x)-96 = 96 (8+2x)(12+2x)=96+96 96+4x(2)=192 4x(2)=192-96 4x(2)=96 x(2)=96/4 x/2=24/2 x=12 is it...
*October 7, 2013 by Blue*

**College Algebra**

If the length of molding to create the frame is 96 inches. If the frame surrounding the picture is 3.5 inches wude and the length is 6 inches longer than the width, what are the dimensions (length and width) of the picture that could be placed inside?
*February 8, 2013 by Anonymous *

**geometry**

a poster art exhibition is to display a square picture with a white border around it. The border must be 10 in. wide at the bottom, 5 in. wide at the top, and 3 in. wide on each side. Using x to represent the length of a side of the picture. A) Write a variable expression for ...
*February 8, 2013 by Sam*

**Math**

A picture frame measure 5 inches wide and 7 inches long . What is the perimeter of the frame ? (16-3)
*December 14, 2011 by Jana*

**10th grade math**

a rectangular picture 8 inches by 12 inches has a frame of uniform width x inches. Write a function expressing the total area A of the picture and the frame as a function of x.
*October 29, 2011 by Stephanie *

**math**

Jeremy made 2 similar rectangular window frames. One frame is 3 feet wide and 8 feet long. What could be the dimensions of the other frame? Answer
*January 18, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Math**

a frame is made from a 28 inch length of trim and surrounds a 48 square inch picture. solve for the dimensions of the picture
*March 15, 2011 by Hailey*

**Algebra**

The area of a rectangular painting is given by the trinomial x^2+2x-15. What are the possible dimensions of the painting? Use factoring.
*June 13, 2014 by Haz*

**math**

a frame with a 19"permitter and 2"wide what is the length of this frame and what is the area.
*January 30, 2013 by ed*

**math**

a frame with a 19"permitter and 2"wide what is the length of this frame and what is the area.
*January 30, 2013 by ed*

**math**

a painting is 3 inches longer than it is wide. it is set in a rectangular border that is 2 inches wider than the painting on each side. if the area of the border is 100in^2 what are the dimensions of the painting? Here is a problem I worked for Jason that is almost the same. ...
*November 29, 2006 by tyrik*

**algebra1 help solutions**

The area of a rectangular painting is given by the trinomial x2 + 4x – 21. What are the possible dimensions of the painting? Use factoring. Options: x + 7 and x + 3 x – 7 and x + 3 x – 7 and x – 3 x + 7 and x – 3
*May 29, 2013 by Jennifer W.*

**math,help**

How or can someone set this up as an equation or what steps do i do? A garden area is 30ft long and 20ft wide. A path of uniform width is set around the edge. If the remaining garden area is 400ft^2, what is the width of the path? You submitted this a few days ago along with a...
*February 3, 2007 by jasmine20*

**Math**

A picture must be hung on a wall were the distance from the floor to ceiling is 8 feet. The center of the picture mist be 5 1/4 feet from the floor. Determine the distance from the ceiling to the top of the picture frame How do I do this solve this? Thanks! The picture is 24 ...
*January 20, 2013 by Ld*

**Math**

Can someone please check my answers? A yard has a square gate that has an area of 8 square meters. 1. What is the height of the gate in meters? Answer: 28 meters 2.How many feet would that be? Answer: 8.4 feet 3. If each side was 1 foot longer, what would be the area of the ...
*April 28, 2015 by Chloe*

**Algebra**

The frame of a picture is 30 cm by 36 cm outside. If the area of the picture (inner rectangle) is 480 square cm, what is the width of the uniform border?
*March 22, 2015 by Yin*

**College Algebra**

Use a system of equations to solve the problem. A rectangular picture frame has a perimeter of 2,200 centimeters and a width that is 300 centimeters less than its length. Find the area of the picture. _____ cm2
*December 12, 2013 by Dee*

**Math**

An artist wants to frame a square painting with an area of 400 square inches. She wants to know the length of the wood trim that is needed to go around the painting. a. If x is the length of one side of the painting, what equation can you set up to find the length of a side? ...
*August 26, 2015 by I Need Help :/*

**math**

Give the dimensions of a picture frame that is a golden rectangle.
*March 10, 2010 by meghan*

**Geometry**

Give the dimensions of a picture frame that is a golden rectangle.
*March 11, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Algebra**

A movie projector is 6 ft away from the screen showing a rectangular picture that is 3 ft wide and 2 ft high. A. Suppose the projector is moved to 12 ft from the screen. What size will the picture be (width, height, and area)? I figured 6 wide, 4 high, 24 area. Is this correct...
*October 26, 2011 by Colton*