# math

posted by .

nemo is swimming 47 feet below sea level . he ascends 16 feet in the water . what is nemos current position ?

• math -

-47 + 16 = -31 feet

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

A manatee swimming 3 feet below the water surface, ascends 2 feet, descends another 5 feet then ascends another 2 feet. Write an expression to find his position relative to the water surface. Then find His position
2. ### math

a mountain, 200 feet above sea level, is near a valley 700 feet below sea level. How many feet higher is the mountain than the valley?
3. ### math

a mountain, 100 feet above sea level, is near a valley 700 feet below sea level. How many feet higher is the mountain than the valley?
4. ### math

a submarine is 294 feet below sea level. a helicopter is flying diretly over the submarine 1277 feet above sea level. what is the distance in feet from the helicpter to the submarine?
5. ### math

The portion of a swimming pool that is below the full water line measures 12 feet by 30 feet by 6 feet deep. what is the volume of the water in the swimming pool when it is fully, expressed in cubic yards?

1. 2/3 - 5/4 -3 -3/12 23/12 -17/12 2. -6.1 + 1.7 7.8 -4.4 -7.8 4.4 3. -1.8 - 3.9 -2.1 5.7 2.1 -5.7 4. A mountain climber ascends a mountain to its peak. The peak is 12,740 feet above sea level. The climber then descends 200 feet to …
7. ### Algebra 1

John went mountain climbing. He reached 350 feet above sea level. His sister Olivia went scuba diving. She was 150 feet below sea level.What is the difference between their elevations. Would it be 500 feet?
8. ### math

1. A submarine was suituated 800 feet below sea level. If it ascends 250 feet, what is it new position 2. Metal mercury at room temperature is a liquid. Its melting point is -39°C. The freezing point of alcohol is-114°C. How much …
9. ### Pre-Calculus

During a storm a ship is being tossed up and down by huge waves. The vertical motion of the ship is given by the equation: h = 21cos((2π/5)t) where h is height above sea level in feet at time t minutes. 1) Give the first 2 times …
10. ### Math

A whale is swimming at 20 feet below sea level. He dives to a depth of 3,290 feet in 15 minutes. what is the change is depth per minute?

More Similar Questions