# If you fold a normal piece of paper in half and then fold that in half and then fold that in half etc and repeat the folding 50 times, How thick is your final result?

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1. ### Math

If you fold a normal piece of paper in half and then fold that in half and then fold that in half etc and repeat the folding 50 times, How thick is your final result? You can assume that the original piece of paper is 1/1000 of an inch thick. Let t denote the thickness. If we ...
2. ### algebra1

The sears tower in Chicago is 1,454 feet high. suppose you take a sheet of paper and fold it once in half, than fold it in half again,and keep folding it over and over again. How many times would you have to fold it to create a piece of paper that is higher than the sears tower?
3. ### math

an alphabet book will have one letter on each page. eight pages will be printed on a single piece of paper.you fold the paper in half.then you fold it in half again and trim the edges. the eight pages appear in order. draw the layout for two sides of the large sheet from the ...
4. ### math

an alphabet book will have one letter on each page. eight pages will be printed on a single piece of paper.you fold the paper in half.then you fold it in half again and trim the edges. the eight pages appear in order. draw the layout for two sides of the large sheet from the ...
5. ### English

1. Fold the paper in half. 2. Fold the paper in two. 3. Fold the paper into three pieces. (Are all grammatical? Do we have to use 'in' or 'into' in this case?)
6. ### math

begin with an 8 1/2 x 11 piece of paper. fold it 9accordion style to represent eighths and shad 5 of the 8 equal parts. Then fold and shade the paper to represent 1/3 of the 5/8. What is the multiplication problem being modeled? What is the solution?
7. ### Calc.

The upper right-hand corner of a piece of paper, 12 in. by 8 in., as in the figure, is folded over to the bottom edge. How would you fold it so as to minimize the length of the fold? In other words, how would you choose x to minimize y?
8. ### AP CaLC. AB

The upper left-hand corner of a piece of paper 8 in. wide by 17 in. long is folded over to the right-hand edge. How would you fold it so as to minimize the length of the fold? In other words, how would you choose x to minimize y?
9. ### 8th Grade Algebra

To make the Chinese dish "dragon's beard noodles," fold a 5 ft. strand of dough in half. Stretch the dough back to its original length so that two thinner strands are formed. Repeat this folding and stretching process over and over to produce increasing numbers of ...
10. ### reading

what does it means when it says: •Fold the two sheets of construction paper in half lengthwise. Crease them well and put three staples across the top. You will have four pages. Cut the second, third and fourth pages into three equal pieces about a half-inch from the top of ...
11. ### MATH

The image of point (-3,5) when reflected in the y-axis is: A.(5,-3) B.(5,-3) C.(-3,5) D.(3,5) Hint: the Y value will be the same and the X value will change signs. Here is a neat visual that will help you to understand reflections. Take a sheet of graph paper, draw the x and y...
12. ### algebra

Draw a line on the fold. List five ordered pairs on the fold
13. ### Chemistry

On the semi - reactions below is correct to say: Li + + 1℮- => Li. Eº = -3,04V. Au 3+ + 3℮- => Au. Eº = + 1,50V. Pb 2+ + 2℮- => Pb . Eº = - 0,13V. Ag + + 1℮- => Ag. Eº = + 0,80V. a) In the semi reaction Ag, the potential fold if the ...
14. ### hirsch funnel filter paper

I used a filter paper that was too large for the Hirsch funnel and had to fold it up around the edges. Why is it bad to fold the edges of the paper? One reason is that it is difficult to "seal" the paper for a proper vacuum to be pulled. Another is that solid may creep onto ...
15. ### Math

1. A teacher teaches 8 students how to fold an origami model. Each of these students goes on to teach 8 students of their own how to fold the same model. If this teaching process goes on for 6 generations, how many people total will know how to fold the origami model? 2. By ...
16. ### Geometry

If you could fold a football field in half, the fifty yard line would the ? Line of symmetry
17. ### Geometry

If you could fold a football field in half the fifty yard line would be the ? Find geometry term
18. ### Algebra/math

A teacher is showing her class how to fold a square piece of paper to create a paper cup. One of the steps is shown below. According to the measurements, what is the length of x, in inches?
19. ### physic

The resistance of a copper wire of diameter 10mm and length 2m is 15 Ω. Determine the new resistance if i) the length is doubled and the diameter halved ii) the length increases by three fold and the diameter doubled iii) the length decreases by two fold and the diameter ...
20. ### geometry

If you cut a 3.4 - inch square out of each corner of a piece of paper with dimensions 13 - by - 38.5 inches and fold it into a box, what is the volume of the container?
21. ### math (find height)

A piece of construction paper is .01mm thick. It is cut in half and one piece is placed on top of the other to make a pile. These are cut in half, and all four pieces are placed in a pile. These four are cut in half and placed in a pile, and the process is continued. After the...
22. ### math (calculus)

A rectangular sheet of paper of width a and length b, where 0<a<b, is folded by taking one corner of the sheet and placing it at point P on the opposite long side of the sheet. The fold is flatened to form a crease across the sheet. Assuming that the fold is made that ...
23. ### Math help plz

How thick is a pile of paper? Find a relationship between the number of folds and the number of layers. Note your observations. Number of folds Number of layers 0 1 1 2 2 4 3 8 4 14 5 23 Plz help im so stuck on this question Are you sure 4 14 and 5 23 are copied right? If so I...
24. ### math 8th grade

for a project, you need the diagonal fold of a square piece of origami paper to be 10 cm long. to what dimensions do you need to cut the square origami paper?
25. ### Pre-Cal

I have a piece of paper 22 in. long and 16 in. wide. I cut a 7 in. x 7 in. square from each corner. I then fold up the sides and form a box with an open top. What is the volume of this box?
26. ### chemistry

What does 1.5 fold dilution and 2.5 fold dilution mean?
27. ### chemistry

What does 1.5 fold dilution and 2.5 fold dilution mean?
28. ### English

On the table lies a very hard old bookmark. 2.You should not fold any pages in a library book. 3. Lately, I have been reading more nonfiction books. 4. During the week Mom is entirely too busy to read. 5. She recommends especially enjoyable books to all her friends. adverb=...
29. ### CHEMISTRY

How would you prepare 750 ml of a 10 fold dilution of a 17 M solution of acetic acid? How would you prepare 200 ml of a 20 fold dilution of a 17 M solution of acetic acid? please explain and show me the calculations.
30. ### English

What do you have to do if you want make the bee land on the flower? (situation: On a page, there is a flower on the left side. Thereis a bee on the right side. There is a thick verticle line between them.) I will try to cut the line. I will fold the page. I will look at the ...
31. ### English creative project

I have to make this half circle from a piece of white paper. It has to be circle shaped like a beach ball but made out of paper and only half of a circle. Does anyone know how to make this with a piece of paper? Could someone tell me a video too Thanks
32. ### physics

If Zulfiqar fold this colored paper as shown in the image, which cube will he get? A C B D
33. ### Math

Given that I take a piece of paper and cut it in half and then in half again. If the paper originally had an area of 187/2 in^2.What is the area of my new paper?
34. ### Algebra

Given a 10 cm by 20 cm piece of paper, if you cut out four equal squares from the corners and fold up the resulting sides you will create an open box. Write an expression for the volume of this box in terms of the side length of each cut‐out square, x.
35. ### functions

Given a 10 cm by 20 cm piece of paper, if you cut out four equal squares from the corners and fold up the resulting sides you will create an open box. Write an expression for the volume of this box in terms of the side length of each cut‐out square, x.
36. ### math

Take an 17 by 11-inch piece of paper and cut out four equal squares from the corners. Fold up the sides to create an open box. Find the dimensions of the box that has maximum volume. (Enter your answers as a comma-separated list. Round your answer to three decimal places.)
37. ### calculus

Take an 8.5 by 14-inch piece of paper and cut out four equal squares from the corners. Fold up the sides to create an open box. Find the dimensions of the box that has maximum volume. (Enter your answers as a comma-separated list. Round your answer to three decimal places.)
38. ### honors geometry

The triangle with vertices at A (-2, 2), B (-8, -1) and C (-8, -1) is reflected about the line y= 2x + 1. Express the coordinates of the reflection of A as an ordered pair. How do you set this problem up? Thank you. A neat way to check your thinking. Draw the system (triangle...
39. ### science

My assignment is to fit my entire body through an index card. the hint is it involve folding. i don't get it. You need to fold itdown the middle lengthwise, cut away an edge, and then cut some slots as shown here: (Broken Link Removed) Then expand it like an accordion.
40. ### math

Meg has a piece of poster board that is two and two-fifths feet wide. She needs to fold it into three equal sections. How wide will each section be?
41. ### English

1. Half of the bananas are from Mexico. 2. Half of my time was spent in reading essays. 3. Half of these boxes have stones. 4. Half of the money doesn't belong to me. ---------------------------------- Would you check the sentences? Are they all grammatical? Thank you for your...
42. ### biology

You have a stock solution that is 350g/L . You perform a 9-fold serial dilution four times. What concentrations will you have in each of your diluted tubes in g/L? (Separate your answers with a comma.)
43. ### 8th grade math

Jessica is creating a heart-shaped card to give to her valentine. She has folded a square piece of paper in half and traced the pattern onto one half of the folded paper. The pattern consists of a right triangle with hypotenuse of length 7 1/2 inches and a semi-circle with a ...
44. ### Maths: Surds

A rectangular piece of paper has an area of 100 rt2 cm^2. The piece of paper is such that, when it is folded in half along the dashed line, the new rectangle is similar (of the same shape) to the original rectangle. What are the dimensions of the piece of paper?
45. ### Geometry

I have a pizza. The radius is 10 inches long. The pizza was cut into 16 equal slices. When 1 slice was left, my sister and I both wanted it, so we agreed to cut it in half, but I like the crust more than she does, so we decided to cut it the "other way." In other words, the ...
46. ### Geometry

I have a pizza. The radius is 10 inches long. The pizza was cut into 16 equal slices. When 1 slice was left, my sister and I both wanted it, so we agreed to cut it in half, but I like the crust more than she does, so we decided to cut it the "other way." In other words, the ...
47. ### Geometry

I have a pizza. The radius is 10 inches long. The pizza was cut into 16 equal slices. When 1 slice was left, my sister and I both wanted it, so we agreed to cut it in half, but I like the crust more than she does, so we decided to cut it the "other way." In other words, the ...
48. ### Chemistry

The half-equivalence point of a titration occurs half way to the end point, where half of the analyte has reacted to form its conjugate, and the other half still remains unreacted. If 0.220 moles of a monoprotic weak acid (Ka = 5.7 × 10-5) is titrated with NaOH, what is the ...
49. ### chemistry

The half-equivalence point of a titration occurs half way to the end point, where half of the analyte has reacted to form its conjugate, and the other half still remains unreacted. If 0.220 moles of a monoprotic weak acid (Ka = 3.7 × 10-5) is titrated with NaOH, what is the ...
50. ### chemistry

The half-equivalence point of a titration occurs half way to the end point, where half of the analyte has reacted to form its conjugate, and the other half still remains unreacted. If 0.460 moles of a monoprotic weak acid (Ka = 3.8 × 10-5) is titrated with NaOH, what is the ...
51. ### Math

Semester A Unit 4 Lesson 5: Cool Crafts Portfolio Template Choose a room you would like to decorate: My Bed room Measure the length of one wall in inches: 72 2. Choose a size of paper to use. *I recommend just using a standard 8.5 inch by 11 inch piece of paper. Then fold it ...
52. ### math

your school librarian has asked your class for some help on the purchase of some new bookcases with two shelves each. She has 300 new books she needs to shelve. One half of the books are half an inch thick. Ones third of them are one fourth of an inch thick, and the rest are ...
53. ### Algebra

A rectangular piece of cardboard is 15 inches longer than it is wide. If 5 inches are cut from each corner, and the remaining fold up to form a box,the volume of the box is 1250 cubic inches. Find the dimensions of the piece of cardboard.
54. ### earth

What is one similarity between a fold and a fault? I know what the difference is but I do not know how they are a like. HELP PLEASE!!!!
55. ### chemistry

Some radioactive nuclides have very short half-lives, for example, I-31 has a half-life of approximately 8 days. Pu-234, by comparison has a half-life of 24,000 years. Explain why both of these examples are dangerous, even though their half-lives are very different. Be sure to...
56. ### algebra

I have a piece of cardboard that is twice as long as it is wide .I f I cut a 1-inch by 1-inch square from each corner and fold up the resulting flaps ,I get a box with a volume of 40 cubic inches.what are the dimensions of the cardboard?
57. ### Chemistry

Given a very concentrated glycercol solution. Dilute it to 7.5 fold dilution. How do I do this ?
58. ### chem

Can someone please help me with the following questions? 1:Suppose you were given an ancient wooden box. If you analyze the box for carbon-14 activity and find that it is 50% of that of a new piece of wood of the same size, how old is the wood in the box? 2:How old is an ...
59. ### physics

If the physical half-life of sulfur-35 is 87.1 days, and the biologic half-life in the testicle is 632 days, what is its effective half-life in this organ? I know i have to find the time and then the half-life. But im having trouble finding the time A(t)=Ao x e ^ (-0.693) (t...
60. ### Physics

In an accidental explosion, a satellite breaks in half while in circular orbit about earth. One half is brought momentarily to rest. What is the fate of the half brought to rest? What happens to the other half?
61. ### ITT

In an accidental explosion, a satellite breaks in half while in circular orbit about earth. one half is brought momentarily to rest. what is the fate of the half brought to rest? what happens to the other half?
62. ### physic

In an accidental explosion, a satellite breaks in half while in circular orbit about Earth. One half is brought momentarily to rest. What is the fate of the half brought to rest? What happens to the other half?
63. ### All core classes.

What were some 80's icons? I have a project that's on the most important political and environmental events in the U.S during the 80's. I want to make some titles, for each subject (i had an assignment for almost each class, excluding my elective and p.e), and I'm not sure ...
64. ### 5th grade

what shape can fold into 50 deferent ways and still be equal on both sides?
65. ### chemistry

1) A 3-fold degenrate subshell can carry a maximum number of how many electrons?
66. ### physics

A baseball leaves a pitcher's hand horizontally at a speed of 115 km/h. The distance to the batter is 18.3 m. (Ignore the effect of air resistance.) (a) How long does the ball take to travel the first half of that distance? (b) The second half? (c) How far does the ball fall ...
67. ### physics

A baseball leaves a pitcher's hand horizontally at a speed of 115 km/h. The distance to the batter is 18.3 m. (Ignore the effect of air resistance.) (a) How long does the ball take to travel the first half of that distance? (b) The second half? (c) How far does the ball fall ...
68. ### Unit 4 Lesson 5: Cool Crafts Portfolio

Choose a room you'd like to decorate: *I chose my bedroom* Measure the length of one wall in inches: 72in. 2. Choose a size of paper to use. *I recommend the standard 8.5in by 11in paper* Then fold it diagonally and cut it to make a square. *Once you cut off the bottom portion...
69. ### MATH HELP PLEASE

Semester A Unit 4 Lesson 5: Cool Crafts Portfolio Template Choose a room you would like to decorate: _My bedroom________________________________ Measure the length of one wall in inches: _ 12 feet: 144 inches__________________________ 2. Choose a size of paper to use. *I ...
70. ### Math

Choose a room you would like to decorate: _My Bed room___________________________ Measure the length of one wall in inches: ___72_______________________ 2. Choose a size of paper to use. *I recommend just using a standard 8.5 inch by 11 inch piece of paper. Then fold it ...
71. ### algrbra

If a hen and a half lays an egg and a half in a day and a half, how many eggs will six hens lay in six days?
72. ### Algebra

If a hen and a half lays an egg and a half in a day and a half, how many eggs will six hens lay in six days?
73. ### Mathematics

If a man and a half finishes a job and a half within a day and a half, how many men can finish 3 jobs within 3 days. Please I need help, I am not so sure with my answer of 6. I would like to verify it. THANKS
74. ### chemistry

If there are 80 milligrams of a radioactive element decays to 10 milligrams in 30 minutes then what is the elements half life in minutes? Ok i narrowed it down to either 10 or 30...but im rly confused so if u could help it wuld be grea 80 40 1 min 20 2 min 10 3min looks like ...
75. ### math

You cut square corners from a piece of cardboard that has dimensions 32 cm by 40 cm. You then fold the cardboard to create a box with no lid. To the nearest centimeter, what are the dimensions of the box that will have the greatest volume?
76. ### Physics

Suppose the Earth was only half the size it is now (half the mass and half the radius), what would "g" be?
77. ### math

a player made 20 freethrows in first half which was 80% of attemted that half. how many were attempted that half
78. ### MATH

three brothers try to divide some cookies. The oldest brother gets half of the cookies and half of a cookie. The middle brother gets half of the cookies that are left and half of a cookie. The youngest brother gets half of the cookies that are left and half of a cookie. How ...
79. ### math

Min wants to create a figure using half as many tiles as an original figure that uses 25 tiles (15 gray and 10 white.) How many gray tiles will she use? I figured half of 25 is 12 and a half and half of 15 is 7 and a half. So I think she would use 7 and a half gray tiles.
80. ### algebra

Homer is giving some cookies to each of his three brothers. To the oldest, he gives half of the cookies and half a cookie. He then gives half of what is now left and half a cookie to his second brother. Finally, he gives half of what is now left and half a cookie to his second...
81. ### music

HOW DO I IDENTIFY INTERVALS???? I need to know major, minor, augmented, diminished, and perfect. so here is what I kind of understand so far: PU: 0 half steps P4: 5 half steps P5: 7 half steps P8: 12 half steps, and for any one of these to be diminished, there needs to be one ...
82. ### math

what does over time and time in a half mean? Employees who earn an hourly wage can only work 40 hours a week. When they work more hours a week, that's considered overtime. By federal law, employees who work overtime are entitled to 1 1/2 times (time and a half) their hourly ...
83. ### Algebra

You cut square corners with side lengths that are whole numbers from a piece of cardboard with dimensions 20 inches by 30 inches. You then fold the cardboard to create a box with no lid. Which of the following dimensions will give you the greatest volume? A. 12 in. by 22 in. ...
84. ### Math Algebra

A drive took some hours to travel from Rome to Milan. His average speed for the whole journey was 80 km/hour. For the first half of the journey he traveled at an average speed of 50km/hour. Find his average speed for the second half of the journey. In this case half refers to ...
85. ### chemistry

Using the half-reaction method, balance the redox reaction below. Show your work; partial credit will be given. I- + Br2 → IO3- + Br- Write the reduction and oxidation half-reactions. Balance them for atoms. Balance each of the half-reactions for charge. Multiply the ...
86. ### math

When a square piece of paper is folded in half vertically, the resulting rectangle has a perimeter of 39cm. In square centimeters, find the area of the original square piece of paper.
87. ### Algebra

Completing the square method allows you to solve any quadratic equation. For each of the following determine what number completes the square. I cannot find my notes on completing the square, can someone please help with these two problems? 1. x^2+8x 2. y^2+10y Take half of ...
88. ### Chemistry

Can you have one half-reaction take place, without the other half-reaction taking place immediately? The other half-reaction takes place when the cell potential is raised. I half witness this in some electrochemical cells. Sincere Thanks.
89. ### Chemistry

Which radioactive sample would contain the greatest remaining mass of the radioactive isotope after 10 years? A. 2.0 grams of 198 Au B. 2.0 grams of 42 K C. 4.0 grams of 32 P D. 4.0 grams of 60 Co By the way the numbers next to the elements are their atomic masses. thanks ...
90. ### maths

A piece of rope has a length of 20 and a half metres long.if half metre is cut from it,how many pieces will be cut?
91. ### Math

Suppose you take a piece of cardboard measuring 7 inches by 7 inches, cut out square corners with sides x inches long, and then fold up the cardboard to make an open box. Express the volume V of the box as a function of x.
92. ### Math

Suppose you take a piece of cardboard measuring 7 inches by 7 inches, cut out square corners with sides x inches long, and then fold up the cardboard to make an open box. Express the volume V of the box as a function of x.
93. ### CHEMISTRY

The half-cell, Tl | Tl+(1 mol L-1), is connected to a Pt | H+ | H2(1 atm) half-cell in which the concentration of H+ is unknown. The measured cell voltage is 0.0841 V and the Pt | H2 | H+ half-cell is the cathode. Standard reduction potentials are given on the next page. (a) ...
94. ### CHEMISTRY

The half-cell, Tl | Tl+(1 mol L-1), is connected to a Pt | H+ | H2(1 atm) half-cell in which the concentration of H+ is unknown. The measured cell voltage is 0.0841 V and the Pt | H2 | H+ half-cell is the cathode. Standard reduction potentials are given on the next page. (a) ...
95. ### CHEMISTRY

The half-cell, Tl | Tl+(1 mol L-1), is connected to a Pt | H+ | H2(1 atm) half-cell in which the concentration of H+ is unknown. The measured cell voltage is 0.0841 V and the Pt | H2 | H+ half-cell is the cathode. Standard reduction potentials are given on the next page. (a) ...
96. ### Math: Personal Finance

You want to buy a car. Suppose you borrow \$15,000 for two years at an APR of 7%. What will your monthly payment be? How much interest will you have paid by the end of the loan? I've gotten half of the question right, but I'm not sure which half since I can't only see that I ...
97. ### earth

In an accidental explosion, a satellite breaks in half while while in a circular orbit about earth. One half is brought to momentarily to rest. What is the fate of the half brought to rest? What happens to the other half?
98. ### Physics

A person jumps straight up. Do they spend more time in air while in the top half or bottom half of the total height? What is the ratio of the two times?
99. ### science

A bullet strikes a uniform plank with a speed of 400ms-¹ and comes out with the half the velocity . what would be the velocity if the plank were only half thick?
100. ### Physics

ok Boxes are moved on a converyor blet from where they are filled to the packing station 10m away. The belt is initially stationary and must finish with zero speed. The most rapid transit is accomplished if the belt accerlates for half the distance, then decelerates for the ...