# 3. A van travels 240 miles on 12 gallons of gas..

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**scientific notation?**

A) light travels at approximately 186,000 miles per second. approximately how far will it travel in 1 minute? express your answer in scientific notation B) the sun is approximately 93,000,000 miles from the earth. about how long does it take light to travel from the sun to the...

**math**

a certain automobile gas tank contains15 gallons 12% which is ethanol how much gasoline should be removed so that when replaced with pure ethanol there is 22% ethanol in gas tank?

**trig**

A plane flies 75 miles south from an airfield, and then travels 120 miles more in a different direction. By this time it bears S29degreesE of the airfield. In what direction is it heading. illustrate and solve.

**math**

The speed of a river current is 4 mph. IF a boat travels 20 miles downstream in the same time that it takes to travel 10 miles upstream, find the speed of the boat in still water.

**Math**

If your car gets 18 miles per gallon of gas, how many pints of gas will you need to take a 698 mile trip

**math**

An airplane flying against the wind travels 100 miles in the same amount of time it would take the same plane to travel 140 miles with the wind. If the wind speed is a constant 40 miles per hour, how fast would the plane travel in still air?

**chemistry**

according to the American insurance companies, a driver will travel 12,000 miles in a single year. gasoline may be taken as primarily c8h18. the drives vehicle gets 25.0 miles per gallon. the density of octane is 0.703 g/ml. how much gasoline in gallons is used in one year? ...

**math**

If a man drove 3.5 miles to a gas station and on the way home drove 2 times that +.7 miles,how many miles did he drive?? 3.5 + 2 times 3.5 + .7 = what Do the math. 17.5 omg ur so smart...

**Physics(Please help)**

1)A 1180-kg van, stopped at a traffic light, is hit directly in the rear by a 753-kg car traveling with a velocity of +1.81 m/s. Assume that the transmission of the van is in neutral, the brakes are not being applied, and the collision is elastic. What is the final velocity of...

**algebra**

Two drivers travel 150 miles on a freeway and then stop at a wayside rest area. The first driver travels 5 miles per hour faster and arrives 1/7 hour ahead of the second. Find the average speed of each car.

**Physics**

A car travels from City A to City B to the north. It takes 4 hours, and the road mileage is 200 miles. The map shows that the cities are only 80 miles apart (straight-line distance). Calculate the average velocity and give the direction. :(

**math**

Which car gives the better gasoline mileage in making the same trip: the car that goes 340 miles on 10 gallon of gasoline or the car that goes 500 miles on 15 gallons of gasoline?

**math**

Which car gives the better gasoline mileage in making the same trip: the car that goes 340 miles on 10 gallon of gasoline or the car that goes 500 miles on 15 gallons of gasoline?

**math**

Train A is 12 mph slower than train B. Train A travels 230 miles in the same time it takes train B to travel 290 miles. Find the speed of each train.

**math**

Train A is 12 mph slower than train B. Train A travels 230 miles in the same time it takes train B to travel 290 miles. Find the speed of each train.

**math**

a boat travels 10 miles upstream in 4 hours. the boat travels the same distance downstream in 2 hours. Determine the rate of boat in still water and the rate of the current? Downstream speed = b(still water) + c(current) Upstream speed = b - c upstream rate = 10/4 miles/hr ...

**Applied mathematics**

Steve mixes together 1 6/8 gallons of apple juice, 1 3/8 gallons of orange juice, and 1 1/8 gallons of cranberry juice. How much fruit punch does he make?

**Physics AP**

A block is hung by a string from the inside roof of a van. When the van goes straight ahead at a speed of 27.8 m/s, the block hangs vertically down. But when the van maintains this same speed around an unbanked curve (radius = 196 m), the block swings toward the outside of the...

**PHYSICS**

A block is hung by a string from the inside roof of a van. When the van goes straight ahead at a speed of 27.8 m/s, the block hangs vertically down. But when the van maintains this same speed around an unbanked curve (radius = 196 m), the block swings toward the outside of the...

**Physics**

A block is hung by a string from the inside roof of a van. When the van goes straight ahead at a speed of 31 m/s, the block hangs vertically down. But when the van maintains this same speed around an unbanked curve (radius = 145 m), the block swings toward the outside of the ...

**algebra**

sorry here it is... The 1st part of the trip the canoeist travels 60 miles at a certain speed. On the second part, he travels 18 mi at 5 mi slower. The total time is 3 hours. What was the speed on both parts of the trip??

**math**

having an issue with this word problem. Jordan travels 3/4 of a mile longer to school each day than Harrison does. Combined,they travel 5 1/4 miles to school. How far does each travel? Let n stand for the distance jordan travels.

**math**

a fish tank that holds 80 gallons of water is 55 percent full how many gallons are in the tank now and how many more gallons are needed to fill the tank

**statistics**

An auto maker estimates that the mean gas mileage of its sport utility vehicle is 20 miles per gallon. A random sample of 8 such vehicles had a mean of 18 per gallon and a standard deviation of 5 miles per gallon. At á=0.05, can you reject the auto maker’s claim that the ...

**Physics(Please respond)**

1)A 1180-kg van, stopped at a traffic light, is hit directly in the rear by a 753-kg car traveling with a velocity of +1.81 m/s. Assume that the transmission of the van is in neutral, the brakes are not being applied, and the collision is elastic. What is the final velocity of...

**MATH**

Amtrail trains provide efficient, nonstop transportation between Los Angeles and San Diego. Train A leaves Los Angeles headed toward San Diego at the same time that Train B leaves San Diego headed for Los Angeles, traveling on parallel tracks. Train A travels at a constant ...

**Algebra**

suppose you are at the gas station filing your tank with gas. the function C(g) represents the cost C of filling up the gas tank with g gallons give the equation: C(g)=3.03(g) A)what does the number 3.03 represent? B)find C(2) C)find C (9) D) for the average motorist, name one...

**AP Chemistry**

Small quantities of hydrogen gas can be prepared in the laboratory by the addition of aqueous hydrochloric acid to metallic zinc. Zn(s)+2HCl(aq) -> ZnCl2(aq)+ H2(g) Typically, the hydrogen gas is bubbled through water for collection and becomes saturated with water vapor. ...

**Algebra**

3. Find the first four terms of the sequence represented by the expression. 3n+5 A)3,8,14,20 B)8,11,14,20** C)3,6,9,12 D)0,8,11,14 I don't understand what to do.. Please help!! 7. A gas station charges $2.19 per gallon of gas. Use function notation to describe the relationship...

**chemistry**

I have a problem that states: Find the pressure of a sample of carbon tetrachloride, CCl4 if 1.00 mol occupies 35.0L at 77.0 degress C (slightly above its normal boiling point). Assume that CCl4 obeys (a) the ideal gas law; (b) the van der Waals equation. The van der Waals ...

**math**

bill and jane are 1080 miles apart. They start driving towards each other at exactly the same time. Bill travels at 70 mph. Jane travels at 65 mph. How long must they drive before they meet?

**Math**

The distance that light travels in 1 year (a light year) is 5.88x10^12 miles. If a star is 2.4x10^8 light years away, what is the distance to that star in miles? Answer in standard notation. I put the answer 141120000000000000000 miles and it says I'm wrong. Can someone ...

**Math**

The distance that light travels in 1 year (a light year) is 5.88x10^12 miles. If a star is 2.4x10^8 light years away, what is the distance to that star in miles? Answer in standard notation. I put the answer 1411200000000000000000 miles and it says I'm wrong. Can someone ...

**math**

Henry's bus can go just 12 miles on a gallon of gasoline. When he started his vacation, the gas tank of the bus was 5/6 full. Later, when Henry had driven 336 miles, the gauge showed that the tank was still 3/5 full. If his low on gas light will come on when he has 1/15 a tank...

**Math**

Henry's bus can go just 12 miles on a gallon of gasoline. When he started his vacation, the gas tank of the bus was 5/6 full. Later when Henry had driven 336 miles, the gauge showed that the tank was still 3/5 full. If his "low on gas" light will come on when he has 1/15 of a ...

**Physics**

You are taking a road trip to the beach for Spring Break. You leave at 12:00 pm. At 12:30 you stop for lunch 10 miles down the roads. You get back on the road and travel 75 more miles and realize that you need to stop for gas. You notice that it is now 1:10 pm. At the point in...

**pre calculus**

How many gallons of gas is in a cylindrical tank (that is laying on it’s side, the circular bases are vertical, the diameter of the bases are 5 feet, the length of the tank is 8 feet, the gas is at a 2 ft level)?

**College Calc**

A train travels from city A to city B and then to city C. The distance from A to B is 220 miles and the distance from B to C is 87.5 miles. The average speed from A to B was 55 miles per hour, and the average speed from B to C was 35 mph. What was the average speed from A to C...

**Cousino**

A small motor boat travels to a point five miles upstream and back again in a total time of 1 hour and 20 minutes. If the boat makes 8 miles per hour in still water, what was the velocity of the stream?

**calculus**

How many gallons of gas is in a cylindrical tank (that is laying on it’s side, the circular bases are vertical, the diameter of the bases are 5 feet, the length of the tank is 8 feet, the gas is at a 2 ft level)?

**pre algebra**

Laura takes very good care of her vehicles. She owns a blue van and a red truck. Although she bought them both new, she has owned the truck for 17 years longer than she has owned the van. If the sum of the ages of the vehicles is 41 years, how old is the van and how old is the...

**Maths**

A train travels from city A to city B. It leaves A at 11:15 AM and arrives at B at 2:20 PM. The distance between the cities is 123 miles. What was the average speed of the train in miles per hour (mph)? The average speed is ___ miles per hour.

**Story Problem**

Ann drove 8 miles east, 4 miles south, 3 miles east, 6 miles north, 7 miles west, and 5 miles south. How many miles, in each of the compass directions, is she now from her starting point?

**Math- college**

Lisa's car get 22 miles per gallon of gasoline. How many miles can she drive on 24 gallon of gas?

**Math**

mike can drive his car 33 miles with one gallon of gas does he need to drive 15000 miles?

**Math**

wahts 10 gallons of gas at the price of $1.599 per gallon?

**physics**

It says, A plane travels 400 mi/h relative to the ground. There is a 25 mi/h wind blowing from the west to the east. Find the plane's resultant velocity as it: a. travels west: b. travels east: c. travels north: d. The plane's final destination is 1250 miles north. If the ...

**Math**

A surfer drives his dune buggy out into the sand dunes.He follows his compass 10 miles due north and then turns due west. If he ends up approximately 35 miles from where he started how far west did he travel? a- 10 miles b- 25 miles c- 33.5 miles d- 35 miles My answer is c 33....

**Grenada**

John has a 25-gallon fish tank. John filled his tank today with 23-gallons of water. The water evaporates at a rate of 1.5 gallons per week. John adds 2 gallons to the tank every other week. At what following time will the tank contain 16.5 gallons?

**Pre-Algebra**

Please help me. Thanks It's Pythagorean Theorem: A boot leaves port and travels 18 miles north and 15 miles east. How far from port is the boat? I have drawn a picture, 15² + 18² = c² ²= squared. Thanks... meh please someone help mewith this, thanks.

**Math**

If someone is renting a truck that has a 40 gallon tank and it gets 10 miles per gallon and they are traveling 252 miles, what will they pay for gas for the trip?

**Physics**

A sound wave in air has a frequency of 240 Hz and travels with a speed of 334.7 m/s. How far apart are the wave crests (compressions)?

**Math plz help me!!! URGENT!!**

1. Write the ratio in the simplest form. 16:24 (1 point) 1:2 4:3 3:4 2:3 2. Solve the following proportion. (1 point) p = 2 p = 8 p = 12 p = 24 3. A recipe calls for 2 cups of sugar to make 2 dozen cookies. Use the proportion to calculate how much sugar is needed to make 6 ...

**Math I NEEEDDDD HELP PLEASEEEEE**

1. Write the ratio in the simplest form. 16:24 (1 point) 1:2 4:3 3:4 2:3 2. Solve the following proportion. (1 point) p = 2 p = 8 p = 12 p = 24 3. A recipe calls for 2 cups of sugar to make 2 dozen cookies. Use the proportion to calculate how much sugar is needed to make 6 ...

**Physics**

A block is hung by a string from the inside roof of a van. When the van goes straight ahead at a speed of 20.0 m/s, the block hangs vertically down. But when the van maintains this same speed around an unbanked curve (radius = 83.9 m), the block swings toward the outside of ...

**math**

A motorist travels 120 miles to his destination at an average speed of 60 miles per hour and returns at an average speed of 60 miles per hour and returns to the starting point at an average speed of 40 miles per hour. What is his average speed for the entire trip

**math**

if there is 4 gallons of blue paint and 3 gallons of yellow paint how many gallons of each color would you need to paint 4 bedrooms

**Algebra 2**

Mary and Sue are both on bikes and leave from point A. Mary travels west at a uniform speed (x mi/hr). Sue travels north at 5mi/hr faster than Mary. After 2 hours, they are 50 miles apart. What is the speed of each girl?

**Algebra**

During the first part of a trip, a canoeist travels 57 miles at a certain speed. The canoeist travels 13 miles on the second trip at a speed 5 mph slower. The total time for the trip is 5 hrs. what was the speed on each part of the trip? The speed on the first part is? The ...

**Algebra**

During the first part of a trip, a canoeist travels 57 miles at a certain speed. The canoeist travels 13 miles on the second trip at a speed 5 mph slower. The total time for the trip is 5 hrs. what was the speed on each part of the trip? The speed on the first part is? The ...

**algebra**

the number of gallons of water,y,after x hours maybe modeled by the linear equation y=800-50x. Which of the following statements is true, a.it is filling at a rate of 800 gallons per hour/b.it is filling at a rate of 50 gallons per hour/c.it is emptying at a rate of 16 gallons...

**math**

Which is the idependent variable in the following situation?: A marine biologist wants to track the miles that a particular dolphin travels over the course of a year. The tracking system records the distance each week. A. length of dolphin. B. number of dolphins C. weeks of ...

**math**

Two cars leave at the same time from towns that are 460 miles apart and travel toward each other. They meet after 4 hours. Find the rate of each car if one car travels 13 miles per hour faster than the other.

**MATH**

BOB BOUGHT 12 GALLONS OF GAS FOR $33.48. WHAT IS THE UNITED PRICE PER GALLON.

**Math**

a 14.5 gas tank is 3/4 full. How many gallons will it take to fill? Please help me set this up. Thanks!!!

**physics**

A block is hung by a string from the inside roof of a van. When the van goes straight ahead at a speed of 26 m/s, the block hangs vertically down. But when the van maintains this same speed around an unbanked curve (radius = 135 m), the block swings toward the outside of the ...

**physics**

A block is hung by a string from the inside roof of a van. When the van goes straight ahead at a speed of 26 m/s, the block hangs vertically down. But when the van maintains this same speed around an unbanked curve (radius = 135 m), the block swings toward the outside of the ...

**physics**

A block is hung by a string from the inside roof of a van. When the van goes straight ahead at a speed of 32 m/s, the block hangs vertically down. But when the van maintains this same speed around an unbanked curve (radius = 140 m), the block swings toward the outside of the ...

**Physics**

A block is hung by a string from the inside roof of a van. When the van goes straight ahead at a speed of 32 m/s, the block hangs vertically down. But when the van maintains this same speed around an unbanked curve (radius = 140 m), the block swings toward the outside of the ...

**Physics**

A block is hung by a string from the inside roof of a van. When the van goes straight ahead at a speed of 27 m/s, the block hangs vertically down. But when the van maintains this same speed around an unbanked curve (radius = 180 m), the block swings toward the outside of the ...

**physics**

A block is hung by a string from the inside roof of a van. When the van goes straight ahead at a speed of 27 m/s, the block hangs vertically down. But when the van maintains this same speed around an unbanked curve (radius = 180 m), the block swings toward the outside of the ...

**Physics**

A block is hung by a string from the inside roof of a van. When the van goes straight ahead at a speed of 20 m/s, the block hangs vertically down. But when the van maintains this same speed around an unbanked curve (radius = 165 m), the block swings toward the outside of the ...

**Algebra**

A coast guard helicopter receives a distress signal from a boat. the units (15,80) (55,38)represent miles. to the nearest minute, how long will it take the helicopter to reach the boat if the helicopter travels at an average speed of 75 miles per hour?

**math**

Two trains heading toward each other are 400 miles apart. One train travels 15 miles per hour faster than the other train. If they arrive at the same station in 5 hours, how fast is each train traveling?

**math**

A speedboat racer travels at a steady rate of 0.75 of a mile per 0.25 of a minute. How many minutes does it take for the boat to travel 3 miles? How long will it take for the boat to travel 7.5 miles?

**trigonometry**

1. A boat sails for 4 hours at 35 mph in a direction 135degrees 51'. how far shouth has it sailed (to the nearest mile)? Is it 96 miles?? 2. A ship travels 55 km on a bearing of 11degrees, and then travels on a bearing of 101degrees for 133 km. find the distance of the end of ...

**Chemistry**

I had a problem that asked what volume of water in gallons would need to be split to store the same amount of energy as found in 10.0 gallons of gasoline? I got an answer of 10.06 gallons of water. Just by looking at it, does this sound like it could be right?... or completely...

**math 116**

Someone please help me with this quesion. A barrel contains 192 gallons of paint and is being drained at a constant rate of 11 gallons per minute. Write an equation that number of gallons,g,after t minutes. The equation that models the given situation is_______.

**math**

Two trains leave a station at 11:00am. One train travels north at a rate of 75 mph and another travels east at a rate of 60 mph. Assuming the trains do not stop, about how many minutes will it take for the trains to be 250 miles apart?

**Math**

Are these correct: 3) Find the capacity in gallons of a drum that is cone-shaped if the radius is 9 feet, and the slant height is 41 feet. (first find the volume) Volume in cubic feet = 3477.74306 cubic feet Capacity in gallons = 26013 gallons (Round answer to the nearest ...

**physics**

a 2575 kg van runs into the back of a 825 kg compact car at rest. They move off together at 8.5 m/s. Assuming no friction with the ground, find the initial speed of the van.

**algebra 1**

Harold's car has a fuel tank with 12 gallons of fuel in it. The fuel efficiency of Harold's car is 25 miles per gallon. Write an equation to represent the amount of fuel remaining, f, in Harold's car after driving m miles.

**statistics**

Miles per gallon. In its Fuel Economy Guide for 2008 model vehicles, the Environmental Protection Agency gives data on 1152 vehicles. There are a number of outliers, mainly vehicles with very poor gas mileage. If we ignore the outliers, however, the combined city and highway ...

**math**

The distance that light travels in 1 year (a light year) is 5.88 times 10 Superscript 12 miles. If a star is 4.6 times 10 Superscript 7 light years from Earth, what is this distance in miles? Enter your answer in scientific notation. Round the coefficient to two decimal places...

**College Physics**

A block is hung by a string from the inside roof of a van. When the van goes straight ahead at a speed of 29 m/s, the block hangs vertically down. But when the van maintains this same speed around an unbanked curve (radius = 135 m), the block swings toward the outside of the ...

**math**

A barrel contains 163 gallons of paint and is being drained at a constant rate of 12 gallons per minute Write an equation that models the number of gallons, g, after t minutes The equation that models the given situation is

**math**

A barrel contains 163 gallons of paint and is being drained at a constant rate of 12 gallons per minute Write an equation that models the number of gallons, g, after t minutes The equation that models the given situation is

**math**

an athlete. an run in 6 miles in 51 minutes. at this rate approximately how far could the runner go in 1.5 hours? A. 0.2 miles B. 8.5 miles C. 10.6 miles D. 12.75 miles

**Math**

3) Find the capacity in gallons of a drum that is cone-shaped if the radius is 9 feet, and the slant height is 41 feet. (first find the volume) Volume in cubic feet = cubic feet Capacity in gallons = gallons (Round answer to the nearest gallon) (Use 1 cu ft = 7.48 gallons)

**Chemistry**

(Help) (Problem) A radio wace travels 186,000 miles per second. How many kilometers will the wave travel in one microsecond? (1 mile= 1.61km) distance= timeinseconds/velocity change the given velocity in miles/hr to m/sec 186kmi/sec *1.6km/mi

**Algebra**

A ship travels from New York to southampton, england at 33 miles per hour. A plane traveling 605 miles per hour takes 104 hours less time to make the same trip. How far apart are the two cities?

**Algebra**

An airplane flies 165 miles from point A in the direction 130 degrees and then travels in the direction 245 degrees for 80 miles. Approximately how far is the airplane from A?

**Stats**

Suppose that you drive $32,000 miles per year and gas averages $2.50 per gallon. What will you save in annual fuel expenses by owning a hybrid car averaging 50 miles per gallon rather than an SUV averaging 12 miles per gallon.

**algebra**

Can someoe please help me figure this out? During the first part of a trip, a canoeist travels 63 miles at a certain speed. The canoeist travels 6 miles on the second part of the trip at a speed of 5 mph. slower. The total time for the trip is 5 hours. 1. What was the speed (...

**MATH**

HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE A CAR BEING DRIVEN AT A SPEED OF 15 MILES PER HOUR TO TRAVEL 26,400 FEET? AN OBJECT MOVING AT A RATE 0F 15 MILES PER HOUR TRAVELS 22 FEET IN ONE SECOND.

**math**

a plane travels 1020 miles from new york city to minneapolis in 3.3 hours. the return trip takes 2.75 hours. how fast is the plane flying in miles per hour during the return flight?

**algebra**

The number of gallons of water, y , in a tank after x hours may be modeled by the linear equation y = 800 - 50x . Which of the following statements about the tank is true? It is filling at a rate of 50 gallons per hour. • It is emptying at a rate of 800 gallons per hour...

**algebra**

The number of gallons of water, y , in a tank after x hours may be modeled by the linear equation y = 800 - 50x . Which of the following statements about the tank is true? It is filling at a rate of 50 gallons per hour. • It is emptying at a rate of 800 gallons per hour...

**Math**

I'm having a hard time coming up with the right equation to solve this one. E-Z Stop Fast Gas sold $10,957 worth of gasoline yesterday. Regular grade sold for $2.30 a gallon and premium grade sold for $2.55 a gallon. If the station sold 420 more gallons of regular than of ...

**art**

Which artist was van Eyck's closest contemporary? Bosch, Van Der Weyden, Gruneweld, or Holbein? I think it was Gruneweld.