geometry

posted by .

A rectangular trench is to be dug which is to be 240 ft long, 90 ft wide and 9 ft deep. A large dump truck can carry 20 cubic yards in a load. How many truck loads will be required to remove the dirt from this trench?

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. math

    The basement of a new home will have the following dimensions 30 feet long 24 feet wide and 9 feet deep If the earth is hauled away in loads of 3 cubic yards each, how many loads must be hauled away?
  2. Math

    Dirt must be removed for the foundation of a building that is 30 yards by 18 yards with a depth of 4.5 yards. If a truck has a capacity of 3 cubic yards per load, how many truckloads of dirt are necessary?
  3. Math

    An owner determined that he needs 4 truck loads of bricks to build his patio. If a truck can carry 8 3/4 cubic yards of bricks, how many cubic yards of bricks will be needed to do the job?
  4. problem solving

    theotis has to load a truck with tv sets. the cargo area of the truck is a rectangular prism that measures 1 1/2 ft. by 1 2/3 ft. by 1 1/3 ft...how many sets can be loaded into the truck?
  5. math

    Theotis had to load a truck with television sets. The cargo area of the truck is a rectangular prism that measures 8 ft. by 21 ft. by 11 ft. Each television set measures 1 ½ ft by 1 2/3 ft. by 1 1/3 ft. How many tv’s can be loaded …
  6. algebra

    A dump truck can haul 16 loads of dirt in 4 hours. How long will the dump truck spend hauling 25 loads?
  7. math

    A trench 4 meter long ,2 meter wide and 3 meter high was dug into the ground.find the volume of the earth dug out for making this trench.
  8. Math

    You can register a pickup truck as a passenger vehicle if the truck is not used for commercial purposes and the weight of the truck with its contents does not exceed 8500 pounds. Your pickup truck weighs 4200 pounds. Write an inequality …
  9. Math

    Which is better a truck delivery of soil or doing it yourself. The yard is about 6400 sq ft What kind of pickup truck does he drive?
  10. Math

    Which is better a truck delivery of soil or doing it yourself. Area to cover is 3500 SQ FEET with a 4 inch layer of topsoil or .33 =1156 cubic yards Your truck bed Volume of truck 80/36=2.22*69/36=1.92*20/36=.555=2.34 cubic feet 1156 …

More Similar Questions