Calculus

The minute and hour hands on the face of a school clock are 8 inches and 6 inches long, respectively. Find the rate of change, in inches per minute, of the distance between the tips of the hands at 9:00.

  1. 👍 1
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 333
  1. see the related questions below. Solutions are provided, just using different values.

    If you get stuck, come on back with what you have so far.

    Try this one:

    http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1226871282

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. algebra

    Which set represents a Pythagorean triple? 27, 38, 42 33, 44, 55 35, 38, 42 68, 72, 81 Which number completes the Pythagorean triple: 12, 16, ____? 18 20 22 24 A base ball diamond is square. The distance from home plate to first

  2. Aptitude

    the minute hand of a clock is 9 cm and that of hour hand is 7 cm.If they ran for 3 days,how much distance is covered by both the hands?

  3. trig

    The minute hand of a clock is 7 inches long and moves from 12 to 11 ​o'clock. How far does the tip of the minute hand​ move? Express your answer in terms of pi and then round to two decimal places.

  4. Pre-Calculus

    The minute hand of a clock is 3 inches long. How far does the tip of the minute hand move in 5 minutes? If necessary, round the answer to two decimal places.

  1. 7th grade math ms.Sue please asap!

    1. Which set represents a Pythagorean triple? (1 point) 27, 38, 42 33, 44, 55 35, 38, 42 68, 72, 81 2. Which number completes the Pythagorean triple: 12, 16, ____? (1 point) 18 20 22 24 3. A base ball diamond is square. The

  2. math

    What is the measure, in degrees, of the acute angle formed by the hour hand and the minute hand of a 12-hour clock at 6:48?

  3. algebra

    A town clock has a minute hand that is 1.5 meters long and an hour hand that is 1.2 meters long. What is the approximate distance in meters between the ends of the hands at 9 o'clock? 2.3 1.9 0.9 0.3 can someone get me the answer?

  4. 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?

  1. trigonometry

    a clock has a dial face of 12 inches radius the minute hand is 9 inches while the hour hand is 6 inches the plane of rotation of the hour hand is 2 inches above the plane of rotation of the minute hand. Find the distance between

  2. Math

    A certain slow clock loses 15 mins every hour. Suppose the clock is set to the correct time at 9 AM. What will the correct time be when the slow clock first shows 10 AM? Show your work. Also, does to lose an hour mean to go

  3. math

    The clock face in a famous clock tower has a radius of about 5 meters. What is the area of the clock face to the nearest square meter? Use 3.14 as an approximation for pi.

  4. math

    A grandfather clock shows a time of 7 o’clock. What is the exact radian measure of the angle between the hour hand and the minute hand? how is it calculated?*

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.