# algebra 1`=

posted by .

for a person 6 feet tall who weighs 200 pounds find a value for k in the equation w = kh^3

• algebra 1`= -

"w" is supposed to be weight and "h" is supposed tlo be height in that equation.

200 = k*6^3

Solve for k.

## Similar Questions

1. ### College Algebra

A person who is 6 feet tall walks away from flagpole toward the tip of the shadow of the flagpole. When the person is 30 feet from the flagpole, the tips of the person's shadow and the shadow cast by the flagpole coincide at a point …
2. ### algebra

find the average weight in pounds of a type of bird of your choice. Use the rational exponent equation L = 2.43 * W^0.3326 to estimate the wingspan L in feet of the bird that weighs W pounds show the average weight. How do I show the …
3. ### algebra

You may have to convert from feet to miles several times in this assignment. You can use 1 mile = 5,280 feet for your conversions. 1.Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that the …
4. ### math

According to the center of Science in the Public Interest, the maximum healthy weight for a person who is 5 feet, 5 inches is 150 pounds and the maximum healthy weight for a person 6 feet, 3 inches tall is 200 pounds. The relationship …
5. ### algebra

for a person 6 feet tall who weighs 200 pounds, find the value for k in the equation w = kh to the 3rd power
6. ### math

Can you tell me if I have the correct answer to this problem. A formula to determine the area of a person’s skin in square inches is s=15.7w^0.425 h^0.725 where w is weight in pounds and h is height in inches. Use S to estimate the …
7. ### physics

If a person weighs 160 pounds, and the surface area of the bottom of both feet combined is 200 cm2. What is the pressure under the person’s feet (unit: N/m2)?
8. ### Applied Calculus

For the average person that is still growing, the rate of change in weight W (in pounds) with respect to height h (in inches) is approximately dW/dh=0.0015h^2 pounds per inch. Suppose that the average person that is 60 inches tall …
9. ### algebra

To balance a seesaw, the distance, in feet, a person is from the fulcrum is inversely proportional to the person's weight, in pounds. Peter, who weighs 150 pounds, is sitting 3 feet away from the fulcrum. If Joey weighs 90 pounds, …
10. ### Chemistry

Please help!! If the density of fresh water at 4 degrees Celsius is 1.00g/mL, determine if the following objects will sink or float in water. 1.) A 200 feet (61m) tall pine tree that weighs 11,200 pounds (5,080 kg) and has a density …

More Similar Questions