Bob owns a 100-acre farm. Of that, he uses 50 acres to grow corn, 40 acres to graze sheep, and 10 acres for structures such as his home and barn. Which of the following are considered by economists to be "land"? I. The 50 acres he
The equation a = 640s gives the relationship between s square miles and a acres. Pam owns 7.5 square miles of farmland. How many acres does she own? A. 480 acres B. 11.72 acres C. 4,800 acres D. 1.17 acres
Fred North owns Redlands Farms, a successful strawberry farm. The strawberry plants increase at a compound rate of 12% each year. Each year Fred brings new land under cultivation for the new strawberry plants. If the farm has 50
In 2009, there were 12 million fewer acres of farm land in Arizona than there were in 1980. If the sum of acreage for these two years is 64 million acres, find the number of farm land acres in Arizona for each of these years.
A farmer plans to plant 270 acres of his farm with wheat and soybeans. For every 2 acres of land planted with soybeans, the farmer wants to plant 7 acres of land with wheat. The farmer uses the following system of equations to
28. Chase Quinn wants to expand his cut-flower business. He has 12 additional acres on which he intends to plant lilies and gladioli. He can plant at most 7 acres of gladiolus bulbs and no more than 11 acres of lilies. In