# Is 2/3 the smallest out of 1/3? Are you asking if 2/3 is smaller than 1/3?

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1. ### Math 117

When finding the GCF of a polynomial, can it ever be larger than the smallest coefficient or smaller than the smallest coefficent? I am stuck and I am not sure on this questio. Any help you can provide me would be great. Thanks!
2. ### fractions URGENT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Is 2/3 the smallest out of 1/3? Are you asking if 2/3 is smaller than 1/3? If that's your question, the answer is no. If that's not your question, please rephrase so teachers will understand. Thanks. =)
3. ### chemistry

How do you know when something has greater/smaller capacity? do you add them and the smallest one is for greater, and the biggest number is for smallest capacity? Which of the following solutions has the smallest buffering capacity? a. 0.821M HF and 0.217M NaF b. 0.821M HF and...
4. ### Math

Which of the following are the numbers NOT in correct order from SMALLEST to LARGEST? A.)-3.1, -3.5, 0, 0.7, 1.5 B.)-2.3, -1.5, 0.1, 0.33, 0.35 C.)-6.1, -5.33, -4, -0.25, 0 D.)-2.3, -1.5, -0.9, 0, 0.09 PLEASE HELP ME!!! Draw a number line, something like this. -4...-3...-2...-...
5. ### Algebra 1

Find the property of the real numbers which will complete the argument below: 1. Zero is not a positive number. 2. Choose x as the smallest number. 3. The ________ property tells us that _________. 4. Therefore, between x and 0 there will be a third number, smaller than x. 5. ...

Find the property of the real numbers which will complete the argument below: 1. Zero is not a positive number. 2. Choose x as the smallest number. 3. The ________ property tells us that _________. 4. Therefore, between x and 0 there will be a third number, smaller than x. 5. ...
7. ### Chemistry

Doing some homework, are my answers right? HCN= Polar HCOOH= Polar H2CCCH2= Nonpolar Out of the following elements: Na, H, and Au order them least to greatest in the following: Eletronegativity= Na is smallest, H is second, Au is largest Ionization Energy= Na is smallest, Au ...
8. ### MATH

The ratio of two angles of a triangle is 3:2.The remaining angle is the smallest which is half the largest angle of the triangle. What is the measure of smaller angle of a parallelogram if sum of both smaller angles of the triangle is equal to the larger angle of the ...
9. ### Math (Algebra)

How do I find the greatest common factor of a polynomial? When finding the greatest common factor of a polynomial, can it ever be larger than the smallest coefficient and can it ever be smaller than the smallest coefficient? Please explain.
10. ### Algebra

Hopelessly loss in New Joisey If Anyone can help me I greatly appericate it. Anyone know how do we find the greatest common factor of a polynomial? Can you give me an example, showing your work. 2.When finding the greatest common factor of a polynomial, can it ever be larger ...
11. ### Algebra

1. How do we find the greatest common factor of a polynomial? Demonstrate the process with an example, showing your work. 2.When finding the greatest common factor of a polynomial, can it ever be larger than the smallest coefficient? 3. Can it ever be smaller than the smallest...
12. ### Algebra

1. How do we find the greatest common factor of a polynomial? Demonstrate the process with an example, showing your work. 2.When finding the greatest common factor of a polynomial, can it ever be larger than the smallest coefficient? 3. Can it ever be smaller than the smallest...
13. ### Chemistry

Which response presents ions in order of increasing atomic radius? a) smallest Cl-, K+, Na+ largest b) smallest Cl-, Na+, K+ largest c) smallest K+, Na+, Cl- largest d) smallest Na+, K+, Cl- largest I would assume the answer would be D since the electrons are more tightly ...
14. ### Chem21

Rank these gases in order of increasing standard molar entropy: Column preview Smallest S Br2(g) Second smallest S F2(g) Second largest S I2(g) Largest S Cl2(g) Matching pairs Smallest S Second smallest S Second largest S Largest S
15. ### Chemistry

Which of the following ions has the smallest radius: Ca2+, K+, F-, or Cl-? Would it be K+, because it is a cation, making it have a smaller radius?
16. ### M,ath

How do we find the greatest common factor of a polynomial? Demonstrate the process with an example, showing your work. When finding the greatest common factor of a polynomial, can it ever be larger than the smallest coefficient? Can it ever be smaller than the smallest ...
17. ### coomon factors

I don't understand common factors. can someone show me how to find the greatest common factor of 385 and 1365? 385 = 5 x 7 x 11 1365 = 3 x 5 x 7 x 13 which factors are found in both? 5 x 7 so 35 is the HCF, (it's like taking the intersection of the elements of two sets) There ...
18. ### Math

What is the smallest of 3 consecutive positive integers if the product of the smaller two integers is 5 less than 5 times the largest integer? I can't remember how to start this.
19. ### Math

What is the smallest of 3 consecutive positive integers if the product of the smaller two integers is 5 less than 5 times the largest integer? I can't remember how to start this.
20. ### Philosophy

3. If the two opposite processes did not balance each other out, everything would eventually be in the same state: for example, if increase did not balance out decrease, everything would keep becoming smaller and smaller (72b). Does the principle about balance in (3), for ...
21. ### geometry

A triangle has sides 12 ft, 14 ft, and 20 feet. The smallest side of another similar triangle measures 8 ft. What is the perimeter of the smaller triangle.
22. ### physics

Consider the limit on increasing the gravitational force by bringing the masses closer together. The two spheres of osmium cannot have their centers closer than the sum of their radii, and if the radii are made smaller, the masses decrease. To what power of the radius r is the...
23. ### math

The sum of two numbers is 43. If the larger number is ten more than twice the smaller number, what is the smallest number?
24. ### Algebra

The following problem must be solved 3 different ways in which X=smallest angle for problem 1. Problem 2 would be X=medium sized angle. Problem 3 would start with X=largest angle. I was able to figure out X=smallest angle, but I am stumped on the other 2 as to how to set it up...
25. ### Chemistry

What order do i arrange the units so they can be from largest to smallest? m superscript 3, mL, cL, UL, L, dL. kilo hecto deca unit deci centi milli ----------- All of the above are by a factor of 10 from top to bottom (becoming smaller); 1 kilogram = 1000 grams...

Name the smallest angle of triangle ABC, segment AC is 9, segment CB is 10, and segment AB is 8. <C <A Two angles are the same size and smaller than the third <B Thank you :) Your help is appreciated!
27. ### physics

Two sinusoidal waves travel in the same direction and have the same frequency. Their amplitudes are Y1 and Y2. The smallest possible amplitude of the resultant wave is: a) Y1 + Y2 and occurs if they are 180 degrees out of phase b)[Y1 - Y2] and occurs if the are 180 degrees out...
28. ### MATHS

Paul has 3 pieces of rope of length 36cm,40cm,and 48cm respectively. He needs to select 2 out of the 3 pieces and cut them into smaller pieces of equal length. What is the greatest possible length of each smaller piece if there is to be no wastage?
29. ### math

Given only an 11 liter jug and an 8 liter jug, each with no markings, find the method of using the two jugs to measure out eactly 1 liter of water while using the smallest amount of water. Argue clearly why you think that your procedure uses the smallest amount!
30. ### Calculus

Hi! I need help with this problem: For 0(smaller or equal to) t (smaller or equal to) 9, a particle moves along the x-axis. The velocity of the particle is given by v(t)= (sin pi/4 t). The particle is at position x= -4 when t=0. a) For 0 (smaller or equal to) t (smaller or ...
31. ### Reactor Physics

Design the smallest cubical uniform nuclear reactor which will have a fission rate at any point not greater than 2.1*1011 fissions.cm-3.s-1 and a fission power not smaller than 2,500 MW. [Neglect the extrapolation distance.]

Two sinusoidal waves travel in the same direction and have the same frequency. Their amplitudes are Y1 and Y2. The smallest possible amplitude of the resultant wave is: a) Y1 + Y2 and occurs if they are 180 degrees out of phase b)[Y1 - Y2] and occurs if the are 180 degrees out...
33. ### math

The smallest package weighed only 1/3 more than 1/2 the weight of the heaviest package. If the two packages combined weighed 100 kilograms, how much did the smaller package weigh?
34. ### Math

The smallest package weighed only 1/3 more than 1/2 the weight of the heaviest package. If the two packages combined weighed 100 kilograms, how much did the smaller package weigh?
35. ### calculus

Each of the sides of a square (S) with an area of 16 is bisected and a smaller square (S2) is constructed using the bisected parts as vertices. The same process is carried out on S2 to construct an even smaller square (S3). What's the area of S3? (Draw a diagram, please?)
36. ### Math

Three even numbers sum up to 126. The smaller is half the larger and the middle number is 3/4 the larger. What are the three numbers (list in order from smallest to largest).
37. ### Math

The difference between the smallest and second smallest angles of a quadrilateral is equal to the difference between the biggest and second biggest angles. If the biggest angle is twice the smallest angle, what is the measure of the smallest angle? (Solution pls... Tnx)
38. ### check geo

i don't really know cause isnt it the thrid largest. Europe is the ______ continent. A)second smallest B)second largest C)smallest D)thrid smallest
39. ### physiology

list from smallest to largest to smallest; atom, bacteria, sugar molecule, or ribosome
40. ### math

Given the system of inequalities, Report your vertices starting with the one which has the smallest x-value. If more than one vertex has the same, smallest x-value, start with the one that has the smallest y-value. Proceed clockwise from the first vertex. y<-x+7 y>-7x+11
41. ### Math

Which of these numbers is the smallest? 0.24, 0.02, 0.11, 2, 0 (Is 0 considered to be the smallest number here?)
42. ### chemistry

out of: Si, P, S, and Cl, which has the smallest radius? I think it is Phosphorus.
43. ### math

significant numbers 2.8723 * 1.6 = 4.59568. Is it 4.6 because it is the smallest number you are multiplying it by in the sum? e.g. 2.8723 has 5 signifigant figures but 1.6 has 2 so the answer has no more than 2.Smallest number of significant figures. With addition is it the ...
44. ### Math

Can someone please help me write this statement out in formula form. There should be two formulas. Question.... Three times the larger of two numbers is equal to four times the smaller. The sum of the numbers is 21. Find the numbers. If we let X = larger number and Y = smaller...
45. ### math

The volume of a larger prism is 168 cubic cm. if the prisms are similar with a linear ratio of 3:2 what is the volume of the smaller prism? How do i figure that out? Did you learn that the volumes of similar objects are proportional to the cubes of their sides? so vol(smaller ...
46. ### math 7 grd

you have to design a space station (model) that has a 120 cm3 volume, and it has to have the possible smallest surface area. it must contain 3 different shapes. (cone and sphere surface are was not covered, only their volume, so they are out....we can calculate the area of ...
47. ### math

I am a 2-digit number with a 1-digit decimal. I am bigger than 54 but smaller than 56. 2 of my digits are even. When you divide my whole number by the digit in my decimal place, the answer has no remainder. What are the biggest and smallest numbers I could be?
48. ### math

in a triangle,the largest angle is 29 degrees more than the smallest.The third angle is 13 degrees larger than the smallest. What is the smallest angle in the triangle?What kind of triangle is it? and show work please.
49. ### To TOM

I accidentally erased your post on the hydrolysis of various anions. The answer is Kb(for the anion) = (Kw/Ka for the Ka for the acid) where Ka will be Ka for monoprotic acids, k2 for diprotic acids, or k3 for triprotic acids So to make OH^- the smallest you want Ka to be the ...
50. ### Math

A pentagon is formed by putting together three identical equilateral triangles and one larger equilateral triangle with length of edge equal to 2 times that of the smaller equilateral triangle. If the perimeter of the smaller triangle is 42 cm, what is the perimeter of the ...
51. ### trig

prove that there exists no smallest possitive real number dose there exist a smallest positive rational number given a real number x, does there exist a smallest real y>x?
52. ### Math

Find 2 tangent line equations to the curve y=x^3+x at the points where the slope of the curve is 4. What is the smallest possible slope of the curve? At what x-value(s)does the curve have this slope? So far I have figured out the derivative of this function is y'= 3x^2+1. I ...
53. ### physics

"A small 0.5 kg object moves on a frictionless horizontal table in a circular path of radius 1 meter. The angular speed is 6.28 rad/s. The object is attached to a string of negligible mass that passes through a small hole in the table at the center of the circle. Someone under...
54. ### Physics

"A small 0.5 kg object moves on a frictionless horizontal table in a circular path of radius 1 meter. The angular speed is 6.28 rad/s. The object is attached to a string of negligible mass that passes through a small hole in the table at the center of the circle. Someone under...
55. ### Math

What is the smallest of 3 consecutive positive integers if the product of the smallest and largest is 21 more than 9 times the middle number? x(x+2)=21+9(x+1) I'm not sure if this is a good equation to solve it..?
56. ### chemistry

what is z effective? Rb+ Al3+ Mg2+ Na+ out of this set which ion is the smallest? which is the largest?
57. ### math

Given the system of inequalities below, find the vertices of the feasible region. Report your vertices starting with the one which has the smallest x-value. If more than one vertex has the same, smallest x-value, start with the one that has the smallest y-value. Proceed ...
58. ### Physics

A converging thin lens made out of crown glass (n=1.52) has a focal length f=1.0m An identical lens (same radius for the spherical surfaces), made out of a high-index plastic with n=1.70 will be ... A. Converging with a focal length smaller than 1.0 m B. Diverging with a focal...
59. ### math

The sum of the 3 angles of a triangle is 180 degrees. In triangle PQR, the largest angle is twice the size of the smallest angle. The remaining angle is 16 degrees larger than the smallest. Write and solve an equation to find the size of the smallest angle in degrees.
60. ### Math problem solving investigation: guess and chec

The area of each square is twice the area of the next smaller square drawn in it. If the area of the smallest square is 3 square centimeters, what is the area of the largest square
61. ### mathematics

Let 5a + 12b and 12a + 5b be the side lengths of a right-angled triangle and 13a + kb be the hypotenuse, where a, b and k are positive integers. Find the smallest possible value of k and the smallest values of a and b for that k.
62. ### math

Let 5a + 12b and 12a + 5b be the side lengths of a right-angled triangle and 13a + kb be the hypotenuse, where a, b and k are positive integers. Find the smallest possible value of k and the smallest values of a and b for that k
63. ### math

Let 5a + 12b and 12a + 5b be the side lengths of a right-angled triangle and 13a + kb be the hypotenuse, where a, b and k are positive integers. Find the smallest possible value of k and the smallest values of a and b for that k
64. ### Mathematics

Let 5a+12b and 12a+5b be the side lengths of a right-angled triangle and 13a+kb be the hypotenuse, where a,b and k are positive integers. find the smallest possible value of k and the smallest values of a and b for that k.
65. ### Mathematics

let 5a+12b and 12a+5b be the sides length of a right-angled triangle and let 13a+kb be the hypotenuse,l where a,b and k are positive integers. find the smallest possible value of k and the smallest values of a and b for that k.
66. ### Science to: DrBob222

1. Explain why the melting points of ionic compounds and molecular compounds differ? 2. A.) What laboratory procedure allows you to test a compound is ionic or molecular? b.) what results would you expect? 3. A.) What do we call the smallest particle of an element? b.) what do...
67. ### Computer Science

After reviewing an algorithm that allowed a user to enter 3 different numerical values, if statements were used to find the smallest value. Smallest of five: The assignment is to determine which method (either nested conditions, sequential compound conditions, nested and ...

The area of each square is twice the area of the next smaller square drawn in it. if the area of the smallest square is 3 square cms. what is the area of the largest square
69. ### algebra

Solve by setting up the proper equation to describe the facts given and then carrying out the mathematical calculations to solve for the unknown variable(s). Three times a larger number added to 4 times a smaller number totals 24. When twice the smaller number is subtracted ...

suppose you have 2 cars, and the larger one is twice as massive as the smaller one. If you and a friend push on them so that their accelerations are equal, how must the forces applied to the cars compare? a. the force on the larger car is equal to that on the smaller car. b. ...
71. ### precalculus

Find all solutions of the system of equations. Order your answers from smallest to largest x, then from smallest to largest y.) x^2 + y2= 53 x2− y2= 3
72. ### Math

The product of three consecutive integers is 21 more than the cube of smallest integer.the smallest integer is.A.-3 B.-4 C.-5 D.-6
73. ### Math

A square with a side length of 2s has a smaller square inscribed. The vertices of the smaller square are at the midpoints of the sides of the larger square. What is the ratio of the larger square to the area of the smaller square? Express your answer in simplest form.

1. Which line is the flattest (or is less steep)? Why? a.y = 5x -6 b.y = 5x + 6 c.y = x - 3 d.y = 1/2x + 3 I think It is C.It has the smallest slope. Someone Please Help me! ...Help me... Doesn't d have the smallest slope? 0.5x. Please...I just want to see.. Margie -- You need...
75. ### physics

Two loudspeakers in a 20°C room emit 629 Hz sound waves along the x-axis. (a) If the speakers are in phase, what is the smallest distance between the speakers for which the interference of the sound waves is destructive? (b) If the speakers are out of phase, what is the ...
76. ### algebra

A pipe manufacturer makes pipes of four different sizes. The diameter of each pipe is two times the diameter of the pipe of the next smaller size. The diameter of the biggest pipe is 16 centimeters. What is the diameter of the pipe of the smallest size?
77. ### algebra

A pipe manufacturer makes pipes of four different sizes. The diameter of each pipe is two times the diameter of the pipe of the next smaller size. The diameter of the biggest pipe is 16 centimeters. What is the diameter of the pipe of the smallest size?
78. ### math

The leng of the smaller rectangle is 1 inch less than twice its wide. both the dimensions of the larger rectangle are 2 inches longer than the smaller rectangle. the area of the shaded region is 86 square inches. what is the area of the smaller rectangle?
79. ### math

Find HCF of the smallest prime number and smallest composite number
80. ### geography

Which continent is smaller in area than Europe? My answer is - Australia is smaller. Is this correct?
81. ### Calculus

Estimate the following limit by substituting smaller and smaller values of h. lim 8^h-1/h h->0
82. ### physics

Which statements are true for the resistivity of a metal conductor: It depends on the temperature of the material. It becomes smaller as the cross-sectional area of the material becomes smaller. It is positive for copper but negative for carbon. It has units of ohms/meter. It ...
83. ### math

A child has a large supply of dominoes, each of which measures 16 millimeters by 88 millimeters. She wants to lay them out to form a solid square, and she wants them all to be laid out horizontally. What will be the dimensions of the smallest square that she can form, and how ...
84. ### Math

The difference between two numbers is 33. If three times the larger number is subtracted from six times the smaller number the difference is 18. Find the smaller number. 6n-3(n+33)=18 <--- equation answer: n= 39 <--- the smaller number!!
85. ### math

Two right circular cone, one upside down in the other. The two bases are parallel. The vertex of the smaller cone lies at the center of the larger cone’s base. The larger cone’s height and base radius are 12 and 16 ft, respectively. What are the smaller cone’s height (h...
86. ### Math

A student is asked to find positive integer solutions to this equation: 2 * 3 √x = 5 √y What is the smallest possible value of xy? (Please show working out, thank you.)
87. ### Science 7R - Hw Qs. Check Q2 (plzzzz read!!!!)

2. Veins leading back in the heart become Answer - smaller and smaller? am i correct?
88. ### math

A line with negative slope passes through the point P(5,2) and intersects the x-axis at the point A and the y-axis at the point B. a. Find the equation of the line for which the length of the segment AB is the smallest. b. Find the equation of the line for which sum of the ...
89. ### algebra 1 help

One number is 6 more than another. If the sum of the smaller number and 3 times the larger number is 34, find the two numbers. what am i suppose to do i am reading as this but i know i am wrong 34=(x+6)+y*3 n + 3(n+6)=34 n is the smaller. the sum of the smaller and three times...

Q:Sabrina is making two bird feeders in the shape of right rectangular prisms. The smaller feeder has dimensions that are 1/4 of the dimensions of the larger feeder. Using the formula V=lwh, how do their volumes compare??? A: A) The volume of the larger feeder is 4 times as ...
91. ### Physics

The smallest object visible to the unaided eye is of 100 microns. If you use a microscope of m=1000, what is the size of the smallest object you can now see? (So=25cm) The answer is apparently 100nm. I am still confused as to why. Please help!
92. ### Science urgent

1. Explain why the melting points of ionic compounds and molecular compounds differ? 2. A.) What laboratory procedure allows you to test a compound is ionic or molecular? b.) what results would you expect? 3. A.) What do we call the smallest particle of an element? b.) what do...
93. ### precal

The smaller of 2 numbers is 10 less than 4 times the greater number. The bigger number is 19 more than the smaller one. If x is the smaller number one equation is: a)x+y=19 b)x=19-y c)y=x+19 d)x=y+19 I'm almost positive it is d I just want to check. A second equation is: a)x=...
94. ### Math

One angle of a triangle is 45* greater than the smallest angle, and the third angle is 5* less than twice the smallest angle. Find the measures of the three angles.
95. ### maths

if the sides of a triangleABC is 16cm,19cm and 15cm what about the angleB is it the greatest or smallest angle or is angleB = angleC or ia angleA the smallest angle? plz help
96. ### chemistry

For electrolyte solutions, the __________ the concentration of the electrolyte and the __________ the ion charges, then the __________ the ion-pairing. a) lower, smaller, greater b) higher, smaller, smaller c) higher, greater, greater d) lower, greater, smaller e) lower, ...
97. ### chemistry

For electrolyte solutions, the __________ the concentration of the electrolyte and the __________ the ion charges, then the __________ the ion-pairing. a) lower, smaller, greater b) higher, smaller, smaller c) higher, greater, greater d) lower, greater, smaller e) lower, ...
98. ### precalculus

Use the elimination method to find all solutions of the system of equations. (Order your answers from smallest to largest x, then from smallest to largest y.) x − y2 + = 0 2x2+ y2 −9 = 0
99. ### algebra

Find the smallest integer x where the expression srt(x-2)/x^2+x-6 is defined. I factored the denominator (x+3)(x-2) and the smallest value is 2 so the whole expression would have a value of 0. But, that is not the right answer. Thank you!