# area, perimeter

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### Math

I am to find the area of an equilateral triangle whose side is 5... I know I need to find the highth before I find the area, but I end up with a hight of the square root of 31.25, is this right? if so how do I continue and solve for the area with this kind of number?

### pre-algebra

The perimeter of an equilateral triangle is 7 inches more than the perimeter of a square,and the side of the triangle is 5 inches longer than the side of square.Find the side of the triangle.

### math

The perimeter of the small square is one-third the perimeter of the large square. What are the side lengths of the squares? small square side = x large swuare side = x + 2

### business law

A church owned land in rurual area that was used for a recreation area for disabled children. Fire destroyed vegetation in the area, allowing flooding to occur. To protect public safety, the county adopted an ordinance prohibiting any new building in the area until it ...

### algebra

The length of a rectangle is 5 inches longer than its width. Its perimeter is 45 inches. Let w equal the width of the rectangle. Write an expression for the length in terms of the width. Use expressions for the length and width to write an equation for the perimeter, on the ...

### math

The length of a rectangle is three times the length of a side of a square and the width of the rectangle is two less than the side of the square. If the perimeter of the rectangle is twenty eight more than the perimeter of the square, find the length of a side of the square...

### math

Ms. Smith has 190 m of fencing to enclose a rectangular area. a. Write a function to express the total area enclosed as a function of the width. b. State the domain and range of the function. c. Determine the dimensions that give the maximum area.

### Math

The area of each trapezoid is 3 times the area of one triangle. The area of one triangle is six square units. What is the total area of the figure in square units?

### Math 2

Use the diagram to find the surface area of a triangular prism. Find the area of the two triangular faces. Then find the area of each of the three rectangular faces. What is the surface area? Describe how you solved the problem. Prism has numbers of 4, 3, 6 and 5. And teacher ...

### Math

1. The length of a rectangle is 6 inches longer than thrice its width. The area of the rectangle is 57 square inches. Write a quadratic equation for the area of the floor in terms of x. Find the length and width of the rectangle. 2. If 1,500 ft of fencing is available to build...

### physics

Given that the side of the square has a length b-a, find the area of one of the four triangles and the area of the small inner square. Give the area of one of the triangles followed by the area of the small inner square separated by a comma. Express your answers in terms of ...

### Parametric curves and area

1.The curve of x=49-t^2 and y=t^3-1*t makes a loop which lies along the x-axis. What is the total area inside the loop? 2.Find the area of the region enclosed by the parametric equation: x=t^3-7*t and y=4*t^2.

### Calculus

A Norman window has the shape of a rectangle surmounted by a semicircle. (Thus the diameter of the semicircle is equal to the width of the rectangle.) If the perimeter of the window is 30ft, find the dimensions of the window so that the greatest possible amount of light is ...

### Algebra

A dog trainer has 64 ft of fencing that will be used to create a rectangular work area for dogs. If the trainer wants to enclose an area of 192 ft2, what will be the dimensions of the work area?

### algebra

The sum of the length l and the width w of a rectangular area is 220 meters. (a) Write w as a function of l. w = (b) Write the area A as a function of l. A = (c) Find the dimensions that produce the greatest area. l = w =

### Maths

A rope of length 84cm is made into a circle of which the area exceeds the area of a rectangle by 20 cm square. The length of the diagonal of the rectangle is 13cm. Find its area.

### Math

A concrete border is to be built around a triangular flower garden that has sides of 10 m, 7 m, and 8 m. The border is to be a straight walking path 1 m wide on all sides of the garden. Before the concrete can be poured, wooden formes need to be placed on the inside perimeter ...

### geometry

if triangle FGH~ to Triangle PQR, FG = 6, PQ = 10 and the perimeter of trinagle PQR is 35 find the perimeter of triangle FGH

### Math

Garden Area Problem. A designer created a garden from two concentric circles whose equations are as follows: (x+2)^2+(y-6)^2=16 and (x+2)^2+(y-6)^2=81 The area between the circles will be covered with grass. What is the area of that section? How do you do this?

### diffirential calculus

considering the area of a circular ring as a increment of area of a circle, find approximately the area of a ring whose inner and outer radii are 3 inches and 3.02 inches, respectively.

### math

a banquet hall area is in d shape of a rectangle 30m by 20m.part of d area is a concrete square 15m by 15m,the rest is covered with carpet.calculate the area of the carpet.

### algebra

calculated area of a room is 174.2 square feet and the actual area is 149.6 the question was 'What is the relative error of the area to the nearest ten-thousand?' Im confused about what is relative error and how can i get that?

### science help

What is the relationship between atmospheric pressure and the density of gas particles in an area of increasing pressure? As air pressure in an area increases, the density of the gas particles in that area decreases. As air pressure in an area increases, the density of the gas...

### science help

What is the relationship between atmospheric pressure and the density of gas particles in an area of decreasing pressure? As air pressure in an area decreases, the density of the gas particles in that area decreases. As air pressure in an area decreases, the density of the gas...

### easy geometry

Can you please show you solution and final answer here. Thanks! 1.Find the altitude,perimeter and area of an isosceles trapezoid whose sides have lengths 10 cm, 20 cm, 10 cm and 30 cm. 2. The formula A=P(a+r)^2 is used to find the amount of money A in an account after P pesos ...

### math

The first term of a an infinite sequence is an equilateral triangle inscribed in a circle. The triangle has side n. Each new polygon in the sequence is formed by replacing the middle third of each side by two segments that have the same length as each third. As n, increases ...

### math

There's a circle with that has a dot in the middle with two line going to the left and right that's is 16 m. I have to find the area of the circle. I have to give that exact area and an approximate area to the nearest square unit. Help?

### Calculus 1

a rectangular storage area is to be constructed along the sides of a tall building. A security fence is required along the three remaining sides of the area. What is the maximum area that can be enclosed with 1000m fencing?

### Calculus

a rectangular storage area is to be constructed along the sides of a tall building. A security fence is required along the three remaining sides of the area. What is the maximum area that can be enclosed with 1000m fencing?

### Calculus

a rectangular storage area is to be constructed along the sides of a tall building. A security fence is required along the three remaining sides of the area. What is the maximum area that can be enclosed with 1000m fencing?

### Algebra 2

If 550 m of fencing is available to build five adjacent pens, as shown in the diagram on the left, express the total area A of the pens as a function of x. What value of x will minimize the total area? What is the maximum area?

### Math

The perimeter of a recatangle is twice the sum of its length and its width. The perimeter is 16 meters and its length is 2 meters more than twice its width.What is the length?

### find perimeter

find perimeter. assume all angles are right angles. 4ft.,6ft, 4ft., 4ft, 9ft., 9ft.,10

### calculus

area of a semicircle is increasing at a constant rate. At 5 secs the area is 4pi. At 7 secs the area is 5pi. In terms of r at what rate is the radius changing?

### Math

A string is 12in. long which makes a rectangle area of 5sq.inch can you make a shape that has a greater area with the string, if so what's the shape and area.

### mats

AD is the mid point of triangle ABC and G divides AD in the ratio 2:1 .Prove that triangle AGB =area BGC = area AGC =1Ã·3 area ABC

### math

Find the area of the following plane figure. An ellipse has a major axis of 14 cm and a minor axis of 10 cm. Find its area. Area (to the nearest tenth) =

### math please help!!!

The area of the base of the regular quadrilateral pyramid is 36 cm2 and the area of a lateral face is 48 cm2. Find: Surface area of the pyramid

### math

the area or peur is 3 4/25 times the area of purgatory the area of purgatory is 157000 what is the area of peur

### math

An Engineer is designing a bolt to fit a new machine. The bolt was the shape of a hexagon with a cymetrical hole in its center. The greatest distance across the bolt is 1.25cm, and the depth of 0.5cm. The diameter of the whole is 0.75cm while each side of the bolt has a length...

### geometry

The perimeter of right triangle RST is equal to the perimeter of isosceles triangle XYZ. The lengths of the legs of the right triangle are 6 and 8. If the length of each side of the isosceles triangle is an integer. what is the greatest possible length for one of the sides of ...

### Math - Area

A rectangle shares a side with a square of area 32 and shares another dise with a square of area 98. Waht is the area of the rectangle?

### math

Sue wants to frame a picture with a matte of uniform width all around the print. Sue wants the area of the matte to equal the area of the picture. If the print measures 60cm by 40cm how wide should the matte be? let the width of the uniform matte be x cm We know the area of ...

### math

a circle with center o has radius of 5cm and angle of 60 degrees. find the area of the minor sector find the area of angle aob find the area of the minor segment find the length of the arc minor arc i found the area which is 78.54cm pi =3.14

### Calculus

you have 1000 yards of fencing and you plan to use the fencing to make 2 enclosures, one circular and one a square. How much of the 1000 yard of fencing should be used for each region if you want to maximize the combined area of both regions Let x yards of fence be used for ...

### Calculus

you have 1000 yards of fencing and you plan to use the fencing to make 2 enclosures, one circular and one a square. How much of the 1000 yard of fencing should be used for each region if you want to maximize the combined area of both regions Let x yards of fence be used for ...

### math

6cm diameter discs are cut from a sheet 130cm long and 70cm wide.(a)How many discs can be cut in this way (b) what area of the sheet is wasted? (My working so far). Area of rectangle=L*B 130*70=9100cm^2 area of circle=22/7 *(6/2)^2=28.286cm^2 (a)no of discs cut=9100/28.286=321...

### Math geometry

1) The base angles of an isosceles triangle are (50-x)^6 and (30x-12)^6 what is the vertex angle? 2) The area of a trapezoid is 52cm^2 if it's bases are 8 cm apart find the sum of their heights 3) What is the area of a circle inscribed inside an equilateral triangle whose area...

### Math

An equilateral triangle s divided into 4 congruent equilateral triangles. What method can be used to find the area of the larger equilaterl triangle give the area of one of the smaller triangles? F. Multiply the area of the larger equilateral triangle by 4 G. Multiply the area...

### math

a house has two rooms of equal area. one room is square and the other room a rectangle, four feet narrower and 5ft longer than the square one. find the area of each room? let x = dimensions of the square. Rectangle then is x-4 and x+5 Set areas equal. area of square is x2 area...

### Calculus

Use a simple area formula from geometry to find the area under function A(x) that gives the area under the function f(x) = 9 on the interval [2, x].

### math

a square has a area of 60sq cm.what%is the area of one of the triangles formed by drawing both of the diagonals of the square of the area of the remaining triangles?

### science help PLS

What is the relationship between atmospheric pressure and the density of gas particles in an area of increasing pressure? As air pressure in an area increases, the density of the gas particles in that area decreases. As air pressure in an area increases, the density of the gas...

### Intermediate algebra, concepts and graphs

A garden is in the shape of a square with perimeter of 32 feet. The garden is surrounded by two fences. One fence is around the perimeter of the garden, whereas the second fence is two feet from the first fence on the outside. If the material used to build the two fences is $1...

### calculus

The length l of a rectangle is decrasing at a rate of 5 cm/sec while the width w is increasing at a rate of 2 cm/sec. When l = 15 cm and w = 7 cm, find the following rates of change: The rate of change of the area: Answer = cm^2/sec. The rate of change of the perimeter: Answer...

### calculus

Find the area bounded by {y=x2−4 y=4−x2 • sketch the region described • determine any intersection point(s) for the curves (show work!!) • write out the integral(s) that will calculate the area • determine the area (may use a calculator)

### Math

A tiling company specializes in multi-colour tile patterns. A small hotel is interested in the patterns below for its square shaped reception area. How many dark coloured tiles will there be if the reception area needs an area of 18 x 18.

### Math (Geometry)

The perimeter of right triangle ABC is equal to the perimeter of isosceles triangle DEF. The lengths of the legs of the right triangle are 6 and 8. If the length of each side of the isosceles triangle is an integer, what is the greatest possible length for one of the sides of ...

### pre-calc

a farmer wants to make a rectangular enclosure using a wall as one side and 120 m of fencing for the other three sides. a) express the area in terms of x and state the domain of the area function b)find the value of x that gives the greatest area. my teacher didn't explain how...

### Calculus Word Problem

A farmer wishes to build a fence for 6 adjacent rectangular pens. If there is 600 feet of fencing available, what are the dimensions of each pen that maximizes total pen area? The image looks like this: box box box box box box also: If the interior fencing is $3.00 per foot ...

### Math

The area of a regular pentagon with a perimeter of 35 units. Join the centre to each vertex to form 5 eq Join the centre to each vertex to form 5 equal triangles. Consider one of those triangles the central angle is 72º and each of the other two equal angles is 54º, and the ...

### Calc

A Norman window consists of a rectangle capped by a semi-circular regional. The perimeter of some particular Norman window must be 30 meters. The radius of the semi-circular region is "x" meters. The height of the rectangle is "h" meters. Find the values pf "x" and "h" such ...

### Geometry

The Great Pyramid of Cheops is a right square pyramid with height of 148 m and a square base with a perimeter of 940 m. The Transamerica Building in San Francisco has the basic shape of a right square pyramid that has a square base with a perimeter of 140 m and a height of 260...

### Math

The length of a rectangle is 5 inches less than 3 times the width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 14 inches. Find the length and width of the rectangle. I did this: Length 3x-5; width 3x Then I did guess and check and came up with X=2 solving the problem with a perimeter of...

### Calculus-Steve

Find the area of the region between the graphs of f(x)=3x+8 and g(x)=x^2 + 2x+2 over [0,2]. I got 34/3. Calculus - Steve ∫[0,2] (x^2+2x+2) dx = 1/3 x^3 + x^2 + 2x [0,2] = 8/3 + 4 + 4 = 32/3 Why are you taking the antiderivative of x^2 +2x+2 when we are trying to find the...

### Math please help out

What are the dimensions of a football field in feet? If one side is 53 1/3 yards and the other is 120 yards? Please help answer B. A chalk line is placed around the perimeter of the football field. What is the length of this line in feet? C. About how many laps around the ...

### Maths

The area of a rectangle of width ycm is 140cm^2. If the width is reduced by 2cm, the length increases by 3cm, and the area decreases to 136cm^2 to form an equation that enables you to determine the value of Y and hence, find the diagonal of the original rectangle workings. ...

### maths

the total area is 480sq ft. if an area increases by 1ft then what is the total area

### College Algebra

You have 100yds. of fencing to enclose a rectangular area. Find the dimensions which maximize the area. What is the maximum area? I know that A=L times W. I know that 100 = 2L+2w Subtract 2L from both sides: 100-2L=2W Divide by two: 50-L=W Substitute in original equation: A=LW...

### Geometry

How do I figure out the area and perimeter of a square if all I know is the cross (top left corner to bottom right corner) measurement? I have a square with the cross measurement of 8.5 (or 4 X sq root of 2, i rounded to 8.5). The square looks like it is cut in half to look ...

### Math

A farmer has 450m of fencing to enclose a rectangular area and divide it into two sections. a) Write an equation to express the total area enclosed as a function of the width. b) Determine the doman and range of this area function. c) Determine the dimensions that give the ...

### Algebra 2

Jimmy is wanting to fence a rectangular area of his land along Elm Creek. He will only need to fence 3 sides. If Jimmy has 2000 ft of fencing and wants to enclose the largest possible area, determine the dimensions of the rectangular plot. Hint: Write an Area function in terms...

### maths

find the area of a square ABCD 16 square meter.find the area of the area joining mid points of the side

### Math

Eighty metres of fencing are available to enclose a rectangular area. What are the dimensions that enclose the max area. What is max area?

### math

Now imagine a circle with a 3-mile radius to be a hypothetical metropolitan area with relatively little undeveloped land inside. If the radius of this hypothetical metropolitan area is extended to 10 miles, how much land is added to the original developed area? (Note: Use 3....

### Math

You have a room in your home that has a bay window (looks like a trapezoid shape on the floor). You need to figure out the area of the room in order to get carpeting. The rectangular part has dimensions of 24ft by 30ft. If the window has a depth of 2ft. out from the room and ...

### math214

3-D Shape Assignment Build a three dimensional shape and prepare a set of questions to be presented to the class for problem solving. Questions should encourage students to cover the concepts of perimeter, volume, surface area, number of vertices, faces, and edges associated ...

### Math

A landowner wishes to construct a fence around a small section of her property. The fence is rectangular and is (3√5)/√7 meters wide and (2√3)/√5 meters long. What is the exact perimeter of the fence? (Recall that the perimeter is the sum of each ...

### math

The area of some shape varies directly with the square of its side. If a shape with 2cm sides has an area 10cm^2,what would be the area of a shape ofthe same type with side of 3cm.

### calculus

1.Ruth has 240 feet of fencing available to enclose a rectangular field. Express the area A of the rectangular field as a function x, where x is the length of the field. 2. For what value of x is the area largest? 3. What is the maximum area?

### Calc 2 Urgent Surface Area of Revolution Question

Find the area of the surface generated when y=4x and x=1 is revolved about the y-axis. We have to use the surface area formula of revolution. Integral (2pi*f(x)sqrt(1+f'(x)^2))dx

### algebra2

A package with square ends has combined length and girth(girth is perimeter of a cross section) of 120 in. The surface area of the entire package is 3600 sq. in. Determine the dimensions of the package. s in. * s in.* l in. One solution is: 11.08in. * 11.08in. * 75.68in. Find ...

### Algebra 2

A package with square ends has combined length and girth(girth is perimeter of a cross section) of 120 in. The surface area of the entire package is 3600 sq. in. Determine the dimensions of the package. s in. * s in.* l in. One solution is: 11.08in. * 11.08in. * 75.68in. Find ...

### 8th Grade math - Ms. Sue please

An archaeologist has set up a dig at a newly discovered site. She and her team start excavating an area that is 36 feet by 24 feet. Because the scientists find many artifacts near the edges of this area, they decide to expand the dig. They add nine feet in all directions to ...

### Geometry

A circle is circumscribed by a pentagon. The sides are all tangent to the circle. (It's a bit hard to explain without a picture, so I'll do my best.) The pentagon is QSUWY. However, there are points in between all five sides. In SQ lies point R, SU point T, UW point V, WY ...

### Geometry

A child is using sidewalk chalk to draw a triangular-shaped area for a game. If the height of the area is twice the base, and the base is 6 feet, wat is the area of the game? I know b=6 & h=2 x base (2x6)..I need help please

### Grade 11 Math

A uniform-width boardwalk is built around the inside edge of a rectangular parkland that is 30 m by 5 m. If the boardwalk takes up 20% of the lot, how wide is the boardwalk to the nearest centimetre? I know that the total area= 150m^2 boardwalk area= 30m^2 and the parkway area...

### (:

help with Quadratic Equations and Functions: 5)Solve 2x2 +6x = 4 by completing the square. 6)Solve 3x2 - 6x- 24 = 0 using the quadratic formula. 7)The area of a circle is 25 in2. What is the radius, including the units? Area of a circle is ¢³r^2. 8)The triangle has an area ...

### math

surface area of a rightcircular cylinder. The area of a right circular cylinder is given by the polynomial 2pierh^2 where h is the height and r is the radius of the base. Suppose that a beverage can has a height of 6.2 inches and a radius of 1.3 inches. Evaluate the polynomial...

### math

I need help on this question. Can someone help me get through with these question The area of canada is approximately 1x10(Exponent)7, and the area of Mexico is approximately 2x10 (exponent)6 square kilometers. The area of Canada is approximately how many times the area of ...

### Math

Points J and K, plotted on the coordinate grid, are two vertices of rectangle JKLM. Rectangle JKLM has an area of 7 square units. Point J is located at (2, 1) and point K is located at (-5,1) each vertex of the rectangle is located at a point that has integer coordinates. Part...

### Math please help with these word problems i have

1. The circumference of a circle is the product of the number π and twice the radius. 2. The area of a square is the square of the length of a side. 3. The perimeter of a square is four times the length of a side. 4. Force equals the product of mass and acceleration. 5. ...

### derivatives

Applications of derivatives A rectangle has its base on the x axis and its upper two vertices on the parabola y=12 - x^2. What is the largest area the rectangle can have, and what are its dimensions. Support your answer graphically. Thanks. Well, the parabola is symettric ...

### maths

the ratio of total surface area to the curved surface area of a right circular cylinder is 3:2 find the volume if its total surface area is 14784 cm2

### math

The area of the bottom of a rectangular box is 316cm squared the area of one side is 168cm squared and the area of the other is 120cm squared. What are the dimensions of the box?

### Math

The area of a 25 inch TV screen is 300 square inches. The area of a 40 inch TV screen is 768 square inches. The area of the smaller screen is what percent of the area of the larger screen? Please and thanks!

### geometry

if angle FGH is similar to angle PQR, FG = 6, PQ = 10, and the perimeter of angle PQR IS 35, find the perimeter of angle FGH

### math

which has the greater area? explain. a) a rectangle with area 0.84 meters square. b) a rectangle with area 8400 centimeters square

### Algebra 2

The base of is numerically 3 less than its area, and the height is numerically 6 less than its area. Find the area of the triangle.I am lost.....