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

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### college algebra

to travel 132 miles it take sue riding a moped 2 hours less time then it takes doreen to travel 56 miles riding a bike. sue travels 15 miles per hour faster then doreen find the time and rates

You have 2 pails. One holds 4 gallons and the other holds 7 gallons. How can you go to the lake and bring back exactly 5 gallons of water?

### math

one day a sailor was sailing 32 miles from the shore. he then went 22 miles east then 67 miles north. How far did he travel straight? a) 92 miles b)29 miles c) 362 miles** d) none of these

### Math

To travel 175 miles, it takes Sue, riding a moped, 4 hours less time than it takes Doreen to travel 66 miles riding a bicycle. Sue travels 19 miles per hour faster than Doreen. Find the times and rates of both girls.

### Math

1. A car travels at 80 miles per hour. How long does it take the car to travel 20 miles? 4 minutes 2. The captain of a ship raises a sail weighing 30N. If he raised it 22 meters how much work was done? 660 J

### math in distress

A salesman drove 480 miles from Pittsburgh to Hartford. The next day he returned the same distance to Pittsburgh in half an hour less time than his original trip took, because he increased his average speed by 4 mph find his original speed. Okay... I did it this way...480/2= ...

### Chem

In the van der waals equation, the constants a and b are: 1)used to correct for the finite volume of gas molecules and the attractive forces between molecules 2)equal to each other for any real gas 3)used to correct for the difference between Celcius and Kelvin 4)equal to 1 ...

### Fine Arts

3. Which of the following worked as an assistant on the first set of doors of the Florence Cathedral Baptistry? a. Michelangelo b. Brunelleschi c. Donatello d. Ghiberti 8. Which of the following artists created works with such small details that reproductions are not able to ...

### Math help ms sue.

Multiple Choice 1. Write the ratio in the simplest form. 45:15 (1 point) 9:3 3:1 1:3 4:1 2. Solve the following proportion. r over five equals nine over twenty-one (1 point) r = 2.14 r = 9 r = 11.66 r = 37.8 3. Sarah’s mother has a miniature village modeled after her home ...

### math

The space station is going 17500 mph as it orbits the earth. How long will it take to orbit 1 time if the earths diameter is 7926 miles and the space station orbits at 240 miles above the earth.

### Math

1. A car travels 17 miles in 20 minutes. What is the rate in miles/min. Do I just divide the two so the car is going 85 miles per minute? But is that the correct label or would it be mph? 2. Compare 9 ft. to 7 yards. Write the ratio as a fraction in lowest terms. Since they ...

### 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 ...

### Math

Light travels at a speed of about 186,000 miles per second. Sound travels at a speed of about 1,087 feet per second. How many times faster light travels than sound.

### Math

A boat travels 45 miles upstream in 5h. The boat travels the same distance downstream in 3hr. What is the rate of the boat in still water? What is the rate of the current? (thank you)

### Math

During the first part of a trip, a canoeist travels 33 miles at a certain speed. The canoeist travels 2 miles on the second part of the trip at a speed 5 mph slower. The total time for the trip is 4 hours. What was the speed on each part of the trip? The speed on the first ...

### Math

Multiple Choice 1. Write the ratio in the simplest form. 45:15 (1 point) 9:3 3:1 1:3 4:1 2. Solve the following proportion. r over five equals nine over twenty-one (1 point) r = 2.14 r = 9 r = 11.66 r = 37.8 3. Sarah’s mother has a miniature village modeled after her home ...

### math

explain how the distance to empty has dropped from 425 miles to 240 in just 20 minutes

### Algebra

During the first part of a trip, a canoeist travels 98 miles at a certain speed. The canoeist travels 10 miles on the second part of the trip at a speed 5 mph slower. The total time for the trip is 3 hours. What was the speed on the FIRST part of the trip? What was the speed ...

### Math ttriangles

how would I find the hieght of a isocscles triangle if the base was 20 and the area was 240? To find the height of an isocsceles triangle With the area at 240 and the base at 20 aren't you supposed to divide 240 by 20? If so what is your answer? The area of a triangle is 1/2 ...

### Chemsitry - Van Der Waals

The constants "a" and "b" in the van der waals equation are "empirical coefficients". What exactly does that mean? Show that the units for "a" and "b" are appropriate for the the Van der Waals equation?

### Math

Two automobiles leave an intersection at the same time. One of them travels west and the other travels south. When the vehicle going south has traveled 24 miles, the distance between the cars was four miles more than 3 times the distance traveled by the vehicle traveling west...

### math

The speed of a stream is 6 mph. If a boat travels 52 miles downstream in the same time that it takes to travel 26 miles upstream, what is the speed of the boat in still water?

### math

betsy travel on a bus for 21 miles to school. if betsy travels for a full week. how many total miles did she travel ? Use a drawing and distributive property to solve.

### math

betsy travel on a bus for 21 miles to school. if betsy travels for a full week. how many total miles did she travel ? Use a drawing and distributive property to solve.

### contemporary mathematics

A passenger train travels 392 miles in the same time that it takes freight train to travel 322 miles. If the passenger train travel 20 miles per hour faster than the freight train.Find the rate of each train.

### math

betsy travel on a bus for 21 miles to school. if betsy travels for a full week (7 days). how many total miles did she travel ? Use a drawing and distributive property to solve.

### Math

The metric ton of CO2 product per gallons of gas can be calculated with the following. 8.78 x 10-3 metric tons of CO2 are emitted per gallon of gas. Let say the gallon of gas is 1288. Would the CO2 produced be around 11.3 tons? Thanks

### chemistry

Exxon Valdez dumped 10.8 million gallons of oil into the waters of Prince william sound. IF this spill had happened in open water, how many square miles of ocean would be covered by an oil slick that is 0.5mm thick? Is this enough to cover the city of Fort wayne (94 square ...

### Algebra

A car travels West for 79 miles before turning at an angle of 22° North of East. The car continues on this path for 63 miles and stops. How far is the car from its starting point? Round your answer to the nearest tenth.

### MATH!

To get from his high school to his home, Jamal travels 5.0 miles east and then 4.0 miles north. When Shelia goes to her home from the same high school she travels 8.0 miles east and 2.0 miles south. What is the measure of the shortest distance, to the nearest tenth of a mile, ...

### 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

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?

### 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...

### 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

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?

### 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...

### 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? ...

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

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 ...

### 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.

### 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.

### 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 ...

### 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?

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...

### 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. ...

### PreCal

On average, the earth in 93 million miles away from the center of the sun. a.) assuming that the earth's orbit is circular, estimate the number of miles our planet travels in one complete revolution around the sun.

### 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...

### 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

### 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 ...

### 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 ...

### 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...

### 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

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 ...

### 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)?

### 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...

### 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 ...

### 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)?

### 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?

### 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...

### 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.

### 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?

### 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

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....

### 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

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?

### 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.

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?

### 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 ...

### 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?

### 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

### 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 ...

### 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

### 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.

### 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 ...