# Math

Why is a giant's hand only 11 inches long?

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 18

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

Why is giant's hand only 11 inches long?

asked by Gilda on August 30, 2007
2. ### pre calc

the hour hand of a clock is 5 inches long and the minute hand is 6 inches long. Determine the distance between the tips of the hand at 11:40 p.m. please help i don't understand how to do this. if you work it out this will help

asked by jim on December 8, 2011
3. ### Geometry (math)

The 100-foot clock tower in Rome, Georgia is more than 100 feet tall. The minute hand is 4 feet, 3 inches long, and the hour hand is 3 feet, 6 inches long. How many inches farther does the tip of the minute hand travel than the

asked by Zunie on February 18, 2015
4. ### Math

the minute hand of the tower clock is 12 inches long and the hour hand is 9 inches long. on this clock what is the positive difference between the number of inches traveled by the tip of the minute hand and the tip of the hour

asked by Kathy on June 28, 2018
5. ### calculus

A certain clock has a minute hand that is 4 inches long and an hour hand is 3 inches long. How fast is the distance between the tips of the hands changing at 9:00?

asked by Chelsea on November 23, 2010
6. ### calculus

A certain clock has a minute hand that is 4 inches long and an hour hand is 3 inches long. How fast is the distance between the tips of the hands changing at 9:00?

asked by Chelsea on November 23, 2010
7. ### Calculus

On a certain clock the minute hand is 4 inches long and the hour hand is 3 inches long. How fast is the distance between the tips of the hands changing at 4 pm?

asked by Joe on November 16, 2008
8. ### math

the hour hand of a clock is 5 inches long and the minute hand is 6 inches long. determine the distance between the tips of the hands at 11:40 pm????

asked by bob on December 8, 2011
9. ### trig

The second hand on a clock is 8 inches long. If the second hand travels a distance of 10pi inches, what is the positive radian measure of the angle that the second hand travels through?

asked by Anonymous on January 26, 2012
10. ### PreClac

The height in inches about the ground of the tip of the hour hand is a function, h(t), of the time (t), in hours. The hour hand is 6 inches long and the middle of the clock face is 68 inches about the ground. Identify the period,

asked by I need help on April 19, 2012

More Similar Questions