# An ant has 6 legs and a Spider has 8 legs. In a insectarium display, there are some spiders and ants. From these spiders and ants, there are 60 legs altogether. how many spiders and ants could there be?

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1. ### math

An ant has 6 legs and a Spider has 8 legs. In a insectarium display, there are some spiders and ants. From these spiders and ants, there are 60 legs altogether. how many spiders and ants could there be?
2. ### math

In Aunt Melly’s attics there are also spiders and ants, the total of 136 legs and 20 heads. If a spider has 8 legs and an ant has 6 legs, how many spiders and how many ants are there?

A spider has 8 legs. An ant has 6 legs. There are a group of spiders and a group of ants. The groups have equal numbers of legs. What is the least number of spiders and ants in each group.
4. ### Math

spider and ants after John counted the legs and heads were 68 legs and 10 heads. a. how many spiders were there? b. how many ants were there?
5. ### Maths

A spider has 8 legs, a dragonfly has 6 legs. Given a number of spiders and dragonflies altogether have 420 legs, number of spiders are 3 times the number of dragonflies, the number of spiders are?
6. ### Algebra

The Master Chief collects spiders and starfish. If his spiders have 8 legs and his starfish have 5 legs, how many starfish must he have given that his spider/starfish collection totals 19 creatures and 116 legs?
7. ### Math

tinku is fond of collecting spiders and insects. He knows spiders have 8 legs and insects have 6 legs. he counted 36 legs. How many of each does he have in hi collection?
8. ### math

A spider has eight legs in all. If a boy in a class three was asked by his elder brother to count the total number of legs of seven goats, thirteen fowls and four spiders, how many is he supposed to get after counting?
9. ### Math

Insects have 6 legs, and spiders have 8 legs. What is the least number of insects and the least number of spiders possible so that each group has the same number of legs?
10. ### MATHS

Mr Wood makes tables with 4 legs, and stools with 3 legs. Nine customers ordered 8 items each. Each order was different. How many legs are needed altogether?
11. ### MATHS

Mr Wood makes tables with 4 legs and stools with 3 legs. Nine customers ordered 8 items each. Each ordered was different. How many legs are needed altogether?
12. ### Maths

jessie had 7 pets she had horses ducks and spiders altogether they had 30 legs. how many of each pet did she own
13. ### Math

A caterpillar has twice as many legs as a spider. Together, they have 24 legs. How many legs does the spider have? How many legs does the caterpillar have?
14. ### Language Arts

I need to replace the ants in the sentence below with possessive pronouns. The sentence is: Ants are very strong for ants' size and can carry 25 times ants' weight. Should ants' size and ants' weight be replaced by the word their or its? Thanks..
15. ### Math

a family of 100 ants invades your home. if its population increases at a rate of 20% per week, in how many weeks will there be 200 ants? 400 ants? and 800 ants?
16. ### English

1. My legs are asleep. 2. I am cramped in my legs. 3. I got cramp in my legs. 4. I got a cramp in my legs. [Can we use all the expressions? Which ones are commonly used? Are they the same in meaning?]
17. ### physics

Three ants are sitting on the vertices of equilateral triangle of side a. At t=0 and ant 1 starts approaching ant 2 with a speed v ,ant 2 starts approaching ant 3 with a speed v, and ant 3 starts approaching ant 1 with speed v.The three ants meet at the centroid of the ...
18. ### Math

Pete is watching his ant farm one afternoon and observes that two ants walk away from each other at a 90 degree angle. After a few seconds, the first ant has traveled 3 inches and the second ant has traveled 4 inches. How far apart are the two ants at that point?
19. ### Calculus

Two ants, red ant and black ant, creeping along lines in 3-space. At time t, red ant is at point on the line x=3-t , y-2=2t , z-2t=6 and at the same time t, black ant is at the point on the line 2x=t , y-3t=2 , z=2+t a) Find the starting distance between red and black ants ...
20. ### Social studies

1. How many legs does a grasshopper have? 2. How many legs does a spider have?

william counted the legs on a centipede he told max if you multiply the number of legs by 2 and divide by 7 you get 8 how many legs did the centipede have?

a carpainter made 20 pieces of furniture comprising of 74 legs. stool of 3 legs and chairs of 4 legs. How many chairs and stools did he make.
23. ### Language Arts

Underline the pronoun that correctly completes each sentence: 1. Ants use (theirs, their) antennae for touch and smell. Underline their 2. That nest under the tree is (their, theirs) Underline theirs 3. An ant has two stomachs in (its, our) abdomen. Underline its 4. One ...
24. ### math

Solve: a toy store has 38 red spiders. It has 43 black spiders. Does it have more red spiders or black spiders? 38<43
25. ### Maths - Ant Colony

A colony of ants is growing so that the total number of ants present, A, after a number of weeks, t, is shown in the table. t 5 10 15 20 25 30 A 140 200 280 400 570 800 The food supply available is such that it can feed A ants at any given time, t (weeks),according to the ...
26. ### Ant Colony (Maths)

A colony of ants is growing so that the total number of ants present, A, after a number of weeks, t, is shown in the table. t 5 10 15 20 25 30 A 140 200 280 400 570 800 The food supply available is such that it can feed A ants at any given time, t (weeks),according to the ...
27. ### Math

An ant weighs about 2 x 10^-5 lb. There are about10^15 ants on earth. How many pounds of an ants are on earth?
28. ### ela

Which is the best paraphrase of these lines from "Grandma Ling"? and there I faced my five foot height, sturdy legs and feet, (1 point) And there I saw someone the same height as me, with strong legs and feet. And there I stood as tall as I could on strong legs and feet to ...
29. ### English

1. Each desk has four legs. 2. Each of the desks has four legs. 3. All desks have four legs. 4. Every desk has four legs. 5. There are four legs on each desk. ----------------------------- Are they all grammatical? Which one is wrong?
30. ### Language Arts

Which is the best paraphrase of these lines from "Grandma Ling"? and there I faced My five foot height, sturdy legs and feet, A. And there I saw someone the same height as me, with strong legs and feet. B. And there I stood as tall as I could on strong legs and feet to face ...
31. ### English

Hi, I am doing an ass. on transitions. I need some help. Here is what I have. 1. Care for a crispy, juicy grasshopper for breakfast? For example, in many parts of the world, it is considered perfectly acceptable to eat. I added for example. 2. People in North America is often ...
32. ### English

Identify the correct sentence. A. A giant spider with long legs are crawling on the wall in the living room. B. A giant spider with long legs is crawling on the wall in the living room. C. Neither the roach nor the spider are still alive. D. Neither the spider nor the roaches ...
33. ### Math

7) A population of ants is growing at a rate of 8% a year. If there are 160 ants in the initial population, find the number of ants after 6 years.
34. ### math

Flamingos have 2 legs lions have 4 legs there are 72 animals totaling 200 legs how many are flamingos
35. ### math

10.For each of these sets of premises, what relevant conclusion or conclusions can be drawn? Explain the rules of inference used to obtain each conclusion from the premises. a)"if I play hockey, then i am sore the next day.""I use the whirlpool if i am sore.""i did not use the...

Suppose Tyler sprayed around the house for ants. Which formula would be used to find the number of ants still alive after a certain time if the number of ants was changing exponentially? a. a = P(o.56)^t b. y = mx + b c. a = x d. a = P(1.23)^t
37. ### Health

In a baseball ready position preparing to field the ball, a player should be positioned so that his · legs are side by side and his weight is back on his heels for support. · legs are side by side and knees locked. · legs are about shoulder-width apart with knees slightly ...
38. ### Physics

Biomedical measurements show that the arms and hands together typically make up 13.0% of a person's mass, while the legs and feet together account for 37.0% . For a rough (but reasonable) calculation, we can model the arms and legs as thin uniform bars pivoting about the ...
39. ### Math

two multipedes were dancing together at a party and trying hard not to trip over each others feet.One smiled at the other and said if you could give me 2 of your legs we'd have the same number the other replied if i had two of yours id have three times as many.legs as you .How...

Biomedical measurements show that the arms and hands together typically make up 13.0% of a person's mass, while the legs and feet together account for 37.0% . For a rough (but reasonable) calculation, we can model the arms and legs as thin uniform bars pivoting about the ...

At the Natural History museum Paula saw 5 times as many beetles as spiders. She saw 6 more spiders than caterpillars. If Paula saw 50 insects and spiders, how many of each kind did she see? Aunt is stumped!
42. ### pythagorus theoram

the two legs of a right 6triangle are equal and the square of its hypotenuse is 50.find the length of each legs
43. ### math

At the Natural History museum Paula saw 5 times as many beetles as spiders. She saw 6 more spiders than caterpillars. If Paula saw 50 insects and spiders, how many of each kind did she see?
44. ### math

At the Natural History museum Paula saw 5 times as many beetles as spiders. She saw 6 more spiders than caterpillars. If Paula saw 50 insects and spiders, how many of each kind did she see?
45. ### math

The area of a right triangle is 44m squared. Find the lengths of its legs if one of the legs is 3m longer than the other.
46. ### ecology

From a functional point of view, which pair of interactions is equivalent? A. Cleaner and client fish, and ants and aphids. B. Cleaner and client fish, and ants and acacias. C. Ants and aphids, and ants and acacias. D. Ants and acacias, and humans and cattle. *NOTE: I just ...
47. ### Math

A true crab has 4 fewer than twice the number of legs that a hermit crab has. The hermit crab has 6 legs. How many legs does the true crab have? I put for the equation 4c =6 *2 I am confused
48. ### Math

Sondra has a lot of cats (which have four legs) and parakeets (which have two legs) but no other pets. Among her pets, Sondra counts 57 heads and 176 legs. How many cats does she have?
49. ### math

Paula saw 5times as many beetles as spiders. She saw 6 more spiders than caterpillars. If Paula saw 50 insects and spiders,how many of each kind did she see?
50. ### physics!!

if u jump onto the floor, are you more likely to be hurt if your legs are relaxed or if your legs are stiff and your knees are locked? explain....plz help =)
51. ### Algebra 1

Sam collects insects. However, he only collects ants and beetles. One night while collecting insects for his collection, Sam had an unproductive hunt. The number of ants plus twice the number of beetles was only eight. The difference between the number of ants and beetles was...
52. ### physis

Three spiders are resting on the vertices of a triangular web. The sides of the triangular web have a length of a = 0.85 m, as depicted in the figure. Two of the spiders (S1 and S3) have +7.7 µC charge, while the other (S2) has −7.7 µC charge. a)What are the magnitude ...
53. ### physis

Three spiders are resting on the vertices of a triangular web. The sides of the triangular web have a length of a = 0.85 m, as depicted in the figure. Two of the spiders (S1 and S3) have +7.7 µC charge, while the other (S2) has −7.7 µC charge. a)What are the magnitude ...
54. ### Math

Old McDonald has cows and chickens on his farm. If the animals on his farm have a total of 197 heads and 634 legs, how many cows does Old McDonald have? Note: A cow has 1 head and 4 legs. A chicken has 1 head and 2 legs.
55. ### Algebra

if a ball standing on four legs wetght 1,200 pounds,how much will this bull weigh when standing on three legs
56. ### physics

A person jumps from the roof of a house 4.0- high. When he strikes the ground below, he bends his knees so that his torso decelerates over an approximate distance of 0.74. 1)If the mass of his torso (excluding legs) is 40 , find his velocity just before his feet strike the ...
57. ### maths

In a yard there are 7 more pigs than hens all legs add up to 58 legs so how many pigs are there
58. ### Math

Farmer Greg has some cows and some hens. Between them they have 52 legs and 38 eyes. How many hens, and how many cows does farmer Greg have? Clue.. Cows have four legs Hens have 2 legs Eyes 2 What I got.. 38÷2=19 8×4=32 10×2=20 20+32=52
59. ### Geometry

What is the reason called when there are two legs on an isosceles triangle, are bisected using a mid segment to form a trapezoid, and you are trying to prove the legs of the trapezoid are congruent?
60. ### Math

There is a bus with 7 children inside of it Each child has 7 rucksacks In each rucksack there are 7 big cats Every big cat has 7 small cats Everything listed above is entirely in the bus All objects are unique There is no driver Every child has 2 legs Every cat has 4 legs ...
61. ### Biology organism classification

We have "made up" organism's based on real ones like these 2. Chemosynthetic goldfish that convert pollution to food (autotrophs) 3. Aquatic humanoids whose main diet is aqua-wheat and basking sharks. They have fins instead of legs (heterotrophs) 4. Aqua-wheat: one of the few ...
62. ### math

A man seated on a chair has a mass of 85 kg. Known that the mans weight is distributed so the chairs back legs support twice as much as the front legs. What is the mass taken by each leg?
63. ### Algebra 2

2/3 of the children at a school are scared of snakes, 1/3 are scared of spiders, and 1/6 are scared of snakes and spiders. What fraction of those who are scared of spiders are also scared of snakes? 1/2 1/3 1/6 **my choice but I'm not sure 2/3
64. ### Language arts

Which is the best paraphrase of these lines from "Grandma Ling"? and there I faced my five foot height, sturdy legs and feet, (1 point) And there I saw someone the same height as me, with strong legs and feet. And there I stood as tall as I could on strong legs and feet to ...
65. ### physics

The x coordinate of the center of gravity of this horse is 1/4 of the way from his front legs (at left) to his rear legs (at right). His weight is W. What is the normal force exerted by the ground on each of his two front hooves?
66. ### Algebra

The legs of an isosceles triangle are 0.3 foot less than twice the base. The perimeter of the triangle is 4.9 feet. What is the length of one of the triangle’s legs?
67. ### math

An ant weights about 2*10 to the fifth power pounds. There are about 1*10 to the 15 power ants on Earth. How many pounds of ants are on Earth
68. ### math

sue has some ducks and some goats,if there are 36 legs altogether,what is the greatest number of goats possible
69. ### Math

A farmer kept track of his cows and chickens by counting both the legs and the heads, if he counted 78 legs and 35 heads, how many cows and how many chicken did he own?
70. ### geometry

One right triangle has legs 18cm and 14cm. Another right trangle has legs 14cm and 24 cm. What is the ratio of the areas of these two triangles?
71. ### Pre-Algebra

I need help on a word problem because it doesn't have enough numbers to work with. So here it is: There are 19 animals in the barn. Some are geese and some are oxen. There are 56 legs in all. How many of each animal are there? So, for the first equation, I got x + y = 19. The ...
72. ### Math

The population of termites and spiders in a certain house are growing exponentially. the house contains 100 termites the day you move in. After 4 days, the house contains 200 termites. Three days after moving in, there are two times as many termites as spiders. Eight days ...
73. ### physics

Let's say you measure an average acceleration to be 0.44 ms-2. What is the height (in centimeters) of the riser block? Assume the legs of the track span 1.0000 m and that there is neither friction nor drag. Also assume the block is under one of the legs.
74. ### Math

There are 42 goats and chickens in the farm.there are 114 legs altogether.how many ducks are there?
75. ### Calculus AB

A rectangle is inscribed in a right triangle with legs of length 5 and 12. The sides of the rectangle are parallel to the legs of he triangle. Find the dimensions of the rectangle that has the largest area?
76. ### Math 10

A carpenter needs to cut 50 cm pieces of wood for table legs. If he has 5 yards of wood, how many legs can he cut? Does he have any wood left over?
77. ### Math

1) The hypotenuse of an isosceles right triangle is 8 cm longer than either of its legs. Note that an isosceles right triangle is a right triangle whose legs are the same length. Find the exact length of its legs and its hypotenuse. 2) The length of a rectangle is 9 m longer ...
78. ### Calculus

Suppose the population of a colony of ants grows at the rate: P’(x) = 1 + 5/sqroot(t+1) If there are 250 ants after 120 hours, what was the population at t=0?
79. ### Calculus

Suppose the population of a colony of ants grows at the rate: P’(x) = 1 + 5/sqroot(t+1) If there are 250 ants after 120 hours, what was the population at t=0?
80. ### AP Physics

A person jumps from the roof of a house 3.0 m high. When he strikes the ground below, he bends his knees so that his torso decelerates over an approximate distance of 0.60 m. The mass of his torso (excluding legs) is 48 kg. *How do I find the average force exerted on his legs ...
81. ### physics

A person jumps from the roof of a house 3.6 -m high. When he strikes the ground below, he bends his knees so that his torso decelerates over an approximate distance of 0.70 {\rm m}. If the mass of his torso (excluding legs) is 46 kg. Find the average force exerted on his torso...
82. ### Physics

A person jumps from a tower 5 m high. When he strikes the ground below, he bends his knees so that his torso decelerates over an approximate distance of 0.70m. If the mass of his torso (excluding legs) is 50kg, find the force exerted on his torso by his legs during the ...
83. ### Algebra

A farmer raises cows and chickens. The farmer has a total of 21 animals. One day he counts the legs of all his animals and realizes he has a total of 62 legs. How many of each animal does he have?
84. ### CALCULUS

Find the area A of the largest rectangle that can be inscribed in a right triangle withh legs of length 3cm and 4cm if two sides of the rectangle lie along the two legs of the triangle.
85. ### English 1 (Help)

The Ants and the Grasshopper One fine day in winter some Ants were busy drying their store of corn, which had got rather damp during a long spell of rain. Presently up came a Grasshopper and begged them to spare her a few grains. The Ants stopped work for a moment, though this...
86. ### Math

How do I use pythagorean theorem if I already know what c is, but I am missing one of the legs? If you know the length of one of the legs, a (besides the hypotenuse, c), then use b^2 = c^2 - a^2 and solve for the unknown leg length, b. This only works IF it is a right triangle.
87. ### English

1. a small creature, that has six legs 2. a small creature that has six legs ------------------------ The above is the definition for 'insect.' Do we have to use comma or not? Which one is correct?
88. ### physics

A person jumps from the roof of a house 4.0-m high. When he strikes the ground below, he bends his knees so that his torso decelerates over an approximate distance of 0.66m. If the mass of his torso (excluding legs) is 42kg , what is the magnitude of the average force exerted ...
89. ### Math

The two back legs of the directors chair meet in a 72 degree angle. Find the measure of each angle formed by the two back legs.
90. ### help with math

Which would represent proof of the Pythagorean Theorem? A. Right triangle with legs of 36 and 9, as well as the hypotenuse as 64. B. Right triangle with legs of 144 and 25, as well as the hypotenuse as 169. Is it B? I don't know...
91. ### mathq

Please show me how to work this. A park has two walking paths shaped like right triangles. The first path has legs 75 yd and 100 yd long. the second path has legs 50 yd and 240 yd long. What is the total length of the shorter path, in yards?
92. ### Algebra

What is the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle with legs of 5 and 12 units? What is the "hypotenuse" and "legs" of a triangle? Thanks!
93. ### geometry

a right triangle has legs of length 3x and 4x and hypotenuse of length 75. What are the lengths of the legs of the triangle.
94. ### Math

There are 52 chickens and goats in a barn. chickens have two legs, and goats have 4. 128 legs in total. How do set this up with substitution?
95. ### Structural Steelwork

A workshop table has an equilateral triangular top, each side of which is 900mm, the legs being at the three corners. A load of 500N is placed on the table at a point distant 325mm from one leg and 625mm from another. What is the load on each of the three legs?
96. ### Math

There are 7 girls on a bus. Each girl is carrying 7 backpacks. In each backpack, there are 7 big cats. For each big cat, there is 7 little cats. How many legs are there? My answer was 10,990 legs. My teacher said it wasn't right, although it was very close. I don't see how ...
97. ### math

Monique is using similar triangles in her graphic-design project. The triangles are isosceles. One has a base of 5 inches and legs of 7.5 inches. If the other triangle has a base of 14 inches, how long are the legs?
98. ### geometry

A right prism has an altitude of 16 cm and a base that is a right triangle with legs measuring 3 cm and 4 cm. Find the total surface area of a similar right prism that has a base whose legs measure 6 cm and 8 cm.
99. ### math

The longer base of an isosceles trapezium is 20 cm, its legs are 10cm. The legs of the trapezium are extended by 8 cm long to gain an isosceles triangle.Find the shorter base of the trapezium. Please help me:)
100. ### physics

an ant walk 1 meter west and then 3 meters north whats is the ants direction in degrees