# area, perimeter

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### math

A wall has an area of 7.2 square meter. It was painted yellow and brown. The area of the wall painted yellow was 3 times as large as the area painted brown. What was the ratio of the area painted yellow to the area painted brown?

### science

Why did a portion of the tabletop get cold when Natasha placed her cold drink on the table? (1 point) The table’s molecules were vibrating more slowly in that area. The table’s molecules had spread further apart in that area. The table’s molecules had gained energy in ...

### science

Why did a portion of the tabletop get cold when Natasha placed her cold drink on the table? (1 point) The table’s molecules were vibrating more slowly in that area. The table’s molecules had spread further apart in that area. The table’s molecules had gained energy in ...

### Math

1. What is the remainder when 2^190 is divided by 5? How do I approach these questions; do I write it down on paper, or use my calculator(how do I see the remainder?)? 2. Figure: A large right triangle, shortest base in on the ground, shorter height is vertical, longest ...

### Algebra

a rectangle with perimeter of 198 cm is divided into 5 congruent rectangles. What is the perimeter of one of the five congruent rectangles? i got the expression 5w + 4L = 198 the rectangle has two smaller rectangle on the top facing horizontally on the top and three smaller ...

### Calc

This summer Borice decides to put a rectangular swimming pool in his back yard. The material he uses for the border of the length of the pool costs $10 per foot and the material he uses for the width costs $5 per foot. He would like spend $1,000 on the perimeter of the pool. ...

### Educational Technology

What does it mean to say that a country's land area is positively correlated with its population? a) The larger the land area of a country, the higher its population tends to be. b) The smaller the land area of a country, the higher its population tends to be. c) There is no ...

### math 209

Area of a sail. The area in square meters for a triangle is given by A(x)=x^2 +5x +6. a.) Find A(5) b) if the height of the sail is x+3 meters, then what is the length of the base of the sail when area is x^2 +5x+6m^2?

### Geometry

Find the area of a decagon with side of 4cm. Find the area of a pentagon with side length of 10cm Find the area of a hexagon with radius of 5in.

### maths

the diagram shows the plan view of a swimming pool. The pool has a rectangular swimming area and a semi-circle area with steps. Work out the total surface area of the top of the pool. Giver your answer to 3 significant figures.

### 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 square side = x + 2

### Understanding Perimeter

A park has the shape of a trapezoid. Two of the sides are 25 meters long. The other two sides are 40 meters and 20 meters long. What is the perimeter of the park?

### algebra help please

The area of a rectangle of length x is given by 3x^2+5x find the width of the rectangle a=l*w =x*(3x+5) I stoped here I am not sure if I am correct i was taken the 3x+5 as the width and x as the length but i am not sure if the 3x+5 should be the area and divid by x the length ...

### math

A rectangular room is 5 meters longer than it is wide, and its perimeter is 22 meters. a. Letting w represent the width of the rectangle, write an equation that represents the perimeter of the room. = 22 b. Find the width of the room. The width is: meters. c. Find the length ...

### math

A rectangular room is 5 meters longer than it is wide, and its perimeter is 22 meters. a. Letting w represent the width of the rectangle, write an equation that represents the perimeter of the room. = 22 b. Find the width of the room. The width is: meters. c. Find the length ...

### Math

The Dig It Project is designing two gardens that have the same perimeter. One garden is a trapezoid whose nonparallel sides are equal. The other is a quadrilateral. Two possible designs are shown at the right. a. Based on these designs, is there more than one value for x? ...

### Math

Find the area of a regular pentagon if its apothem is approximately 4 ft long and each of its sides are 5.8 ft long. So I tried dividing the pentagon into triangles...but then I came up with the answer 24.41? I know that's not right. Can you hLep me at all? I will be happy to ...

### Math

I have a triangle with equal sides. Then a s cons triangle is put in the middle so I have four triangles. Triangles are continued to be put instead so I have more and more triangles. As more triangles are added in the same space, the size of them are getting smaller. Could you...

### math

The perimeter of a rectangle is given by P = 2W + 2L where W is the width and L is the length. The length of a rectangle is 3 more than twice its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 66 meters. What is the length and width of the rectangle?

### E.D. Tech Help Please

What does it mean to say that a country's land area is positively correlated with its population? A.The larger the land area of a country, the higher its population tends to be. B. The smaller the land area of a country,the higher its population tends to be. C. There is no ...

### Math

A rectangular field is to be subdivided in 6 equal fields. There is 1200 feet of fencing available. Find the dimensions of the field that maximizes the total area. (List the longer side first) Width = feet Length = feet What is the maximum area ? Area =

### Algebra

The state of Texas has anarea of approximately 266,806 squaremiles. Its area is approximately 220times the area of the state of RhodeIsland. What is the area of Rhode Island? How would you put this into a algebra expession as well?

### math

M and N are the midpoints of the sides of a square. What is the ratio of the area of triangle AMN to the area of the complete square? But the answer has to be in a ratio which is the area of a triangle to the area of the complete square. Also the triangle is in the square at ...

### math

The area of a plot of land is 2496 square meters. A small part of the land is fenced. The ratio of the area of the plot of land to the area that is not fenced is 48:31. What is the area of the land that is not fenced? (5th grade math)

### Geometry

A rectangular grass area ub a park measures 50 yards by 100 yards. The city wishes to put a uniform sidewalk around the grass area which would increase the area by 459 yd ^2. What is the width of sidewalk

### Geometry

A rectangular grass area ub a park measures 50 yards by 100 yards. The city wishes to put a uniform sidewalk around the grass area which would increase the area by 459 yd ^2. What is the width of sidewalk

### Math

A rectangular grassy area in a park measures 50 yards by 100 yards. The city wishes to put a uniform sidewalk around the grassy area which would increase the area by 459 yd^2. What is the width of the sidewalk?

### ALGEBRA

The 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 of the two circles will be covered with grass. What is the area of that section??

### algebra

A coast guard ship patrols an area of 125 square miles. If the area the ship patrols is a square, about how long is each side of the area? Round to the nearest mile.

### math, calculus 2

Consider the area between the graphs x+y=16 and x+4= (y^2). This area can be computed in two different ways using integrals. First of all it can be computed as a sum of two integrals integrate from a to b of f(x)dx + integrate from b to c of g(x)dx What is the value of a, b, c...

### math

B . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C A Triangle ABC is right angled at A. The area of triangle is = ½bh. The area of the triangle is 3/2x^2 + 10x + 16cm^2 where x is a positive integer. The area of the triangle ABC can be written in the form 1/2 (x+a)(bx + c) . The value of a+b+c ...

### Geometry

A rectangular grass area ub a park measures 50 yards by 100 yards. The city wishes to put a uniform sidewalk around the grass area which would increase the area by 459 yd ^2. What is the width of sidewalk Is it 9.18 feet

### math

how can we find the area of a figure. how can i find the area of this figure. jf=16 cm I can't see the figure, but generally we need to know the sides and angles in order to calculate the area.

### Math

There is a football field and the length shows 120 yd and the width is 53 1/3 yd a. What are the dimensions of a football field in feet? 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...

### math

Find the lateral and surface area of the right rectangular prism whose length is 7 cm, width is 5 cm, and height is 1.5 cm. I got 36 as my lateral area and 106 as my surface area. Is this right?

### math

Find the lateral and surface area of the right rectangular prism whose length is 7 cm, width is 5 cm, and height is 1.5 cm. I got 36 as my lateral area and 106 as my surface area. Is this right?

### math 5TH GRADE

The area of Walters rectangle is 3/4 the area of Janets.What is the area of Walters rectangle? The area of Janets rectangle is 24in.

### College Geometry

In this assignment, you examine a process that links polygons and circles. You will reach some quantitative conclusions about their respective areas and the relationship between the two. As you know, a regular polygon has sides of equal length and angles that are the same. ...

### MATH

THE AMOUNT OF CLOTH USED TO MAKE FOUR CURTAINS IS GIVEN BY THE FUNCTION A=-4X^2 + 40X WHERE X IS THE WIDTH OF ONE CURTAIN IN FEET AND a IS THE TOTAL AREA IN SQUARE FEET. FIND THE WIDTH THAT MAXIMIZES THE AREA OF THE CURTAINS. WHAT IS THE MAXIMUM AREA?

### Algebra

If the sides of of a square are decreased by 2cm, the area is decreased by 36cm square. What are the dimensions of the original square? original square: x by x new square: x-2 by x-2 old area = x^2 new area = (x-2)^2 The difference in these area = 36 difference means subtract...

### College Algebra ..Please help

I have about 5 homework problem that I am stuck on! please help me. The first of 5 is: A rectangular garden is 20 ft longer than it is wide. Its area is 8000 ft{}^2. What are its dimensions? Im not even sure where to start with this one. Next #2: The area of a rectangle is 16...

### Calc.

1000 yds of fence x 1000-x 1. Show that the area function to be maximized is A(x) = ( pi + 4 / 16pi) x^2-125x+62500 2. Show that the critical point of A(x) is x=1000pi/pi+4 3. 1000yds of fencing and y>2r, find the values of r and y that maximizes the area of this new region...

### math

Estimate the cost of the concrete requred to make a concrete sidewalk shaped as follows. (The sidewalk covers 1/4 of the outer perimeter of a circle - from 3:00 to 6:00. The radius from the center of the circle to the outside perimeter is 20 feet. The radius to the inner ...

### Math

A family put a swimming pool in their backyard the rectangular backyard measures 20 by 12. The area of the pool is 1/6 the size of the area of the backyard. what is the area of the pool? How do I solve this one I multiplied 20 and 12 and got 240. What do I do with 1/6?

### math

sin theta = squre roote of 3 over 4 what is the number feared by pythagoreans, since it lies halfway between the only two intergers that can be both the perimeter and the area of the same rectangle Here is a hint. 16 is one of the integers. Calculate the results of 2x2 2x3 2x4...

### Algebra

Please help me with this algebra question?!?!?!? Find the discriminant of the equation in terms of p and q. Suppose q<p<0. Tell how many real solutions the equation has. px^2+qx-p I really need help with this math question! And indoor gym room consists of a rectangular ...

### Algebra

The US has an area of 0.75 miles squared, and LA has an area of 3,705,000 miles squared. LA's area is N× 10^ (n), where N=____ and n=_____

### Math - Dividing Radicals

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(again)

the ? says "a cone has the surface area of 160 sq. in. If the dimensions are reduced by 1/2,what is the surface area of the new cone?" i just cant seem to find the formula for the surface area of the cone.

### Calculus

Find the exact coordinates of the centroid. y = sqrt[x], y = 0, x = 9. -------------- Is this basically 1/4 of an oval/ellipse? If so then the area would be: pi*9*3, correct? So the X coordinate would equal: 1/Area * Integral from 0 to 9 of (x*f(x))*dx Which equals: (4/(27*pi...

### Algebra

A farmer decides to enclose a rectangular garden, using the side of a barn as one side of the rectangle. What is the maximum area that the farmer can enclose with 100 ft of fence? What should the dimensions of the garden be to this given area? The maximum area that can be ...

### algebra

The perimeter of the state of Wyoming is 1280mi. The width is 90mi less than the lenght. Find the width and the length. I don't know what formula to use or how to write it. Perimeter = length + length + width + width = 1280 miles OR P = 2L + 2W = 1280 miles (equation 1) width...

### algebra/math

I have this figure of a square QRST with an equilateral triangle PQT sitting on top of the square. The figure looks like a little house... My question is if PQ equals 6 cm, then what is the area of the square? Do I need to find the area of the triangle to figure this out? Do I...

### science

For this activity, we had to make cube shaped models to represent cells. Then we had to compare aurafve area, volume, and surface area to volume ratio (SA:V) between the cells. Cell A: length of one side=1cm Surface area= 6cm^2 Volume= 1cm^3 SA:V= 6 Cell B: Length of one side...

### MATH.

Radio station KMA is increasing its radio listening radius from 40 miles to 50 miles. How many additional square miles of listening area, to the nearest tenth, will the radio station gain? I thought it was 10 miles.But it says round.So im a little confused.If you could Help.I ...

### physics

Calculate the density of the balls in this area. Each ball has a mass of 1 kg. Estimate the area taken up by the whole structure by looking in the Parameters Palette for the diameter of the balls and multiplying this by the number of balls on each side. Record below the total ...

### math

The area of a square floor on a scale drawing is 100 square centimeters and the scale of the drawing is 1 centimeter:2ft. What is the area of the actual floor? What is the ratio of the area in the drawing to the actual area?

### Math ASAP

Top Area: 13 square inches Total Surface Area: 346 square inches What is the Lateral Surface Area of the 5-sided prism?

### math

a rectangle has an area of 20 square feet. A similar rectangle has an area of 180 sq feet. What is the ratio of the area of these similar rectangles? Is it 9 or maybe 3000??? Not sure. Please help....

### math

Find: Two numbers whose sum -10 and whose product is 5. ;;; x+y = -10 x= -10-y xy=5 (-10-y)y=5 -10y-y^2 = 5 -y^2-10y-5=0 y= -9.47213595499958 and y= -0.52786404500042 Two numbers whose sum is 1 and whose product is 1. ;;; y= (-1+ sqrt(-3))/-2 y= (-1 - sqrt(-3))/-2 Find the ...

### MATH

What does it mean to say that a country's land area is positively correlated with its population? a) The larger the land area of a country, the higher its population tends to be. b) The smaller the land area of a country, the higher its population tends to be. c) There is no ...

### Math

The variable W represents the width of a rectangle. The length of the rectangle, L, is 5 less than twice the width. Write an expression for the length of the rectangle in terms of W. Write a simplified expression for the perimeter of the rectangle in terms of W. Find the ...

### Algebra

A farmer wants to divide a rectangular plot into five equal strips using 648 feet of fence. (A) draw a labeled diagram of the plot. (B) find the dimensions of the plot that give the maximum area and the maximum area. (C) state why the area is a maximum

### Algebra

a farmer wants to enclose a rectangle garden using the sides of her barn as one side of the rectangle. what is the maximum area which she can enclose with 60ft of fence? what should the dimensions of the garden be to give this area? Max area which she can enclose with 60ft of ...

### Science

For this activity, we had to make cube shaped models to represent cells. Then we had to compare surface area, volume, and surface area to volume ratio (SA:V) between the cells. Cell A: length of one side=1cm Surface area= 6cm^2 Volume= 1cm^3 SA:V= 6 Cell B: ...

### physics

Find the minimum diameter of a 51.5-m-long nylon string that will stretch no more than 1.01 cm when a load of 68.9 kg is suspended from its lower end. Assume that Ynylon = 3.51·10^8 N/m2 physics - bobpursley, Saturday, October 29, 2011 at 10:32am Hookes Law: elongation= force...

### Math

An inverted right cone, half filled with water. I've only the volume of the entire cone to go from. So the volume of the cone = 1/3 the base area * height I've been told by a friend that the base area of a half scale cone = 1/4 of the larger cones base area; with the height ...

### Math

3. All faces of a table top with the given dimensions (width:20, length:22, height:1)are going to be painted. Which of the following is the surface area of the table top? A. 440 B. 524 C. 880 D. 964 my answer 4. How much less surface area of the table will be painted if the ...

### Math

The bases of a triangular prism are equilateral triangles. The surface area of the prism is 80 square units. If the area of one of the triangular bases is half the area of one of the rectangular faces, what is the area of one of the triangular bases of the prism?

### Math- HELP

There is a triangle inside of a circle. I have to find area of the shaded region which is the circle. So i would have to substract the area of the triangle from the area of the circle. the radius of the circle is 3 inches. I found the area of the circle..it is 28.27 in.^2 I am...

### calc

the volume of a cylindrical tin can with a top and a bottom is to be 16*pi cubic inces. if a minimum amont of tin is to be used to construct the can, what must be the height, in inches, of the can? volume of cyliner is pi*r^2*h do i like take derivitive of something since it ...

### geometry

A classroom has a floor area of 600 square feet. What is the floor area of the classroom in square meters? describe three different correct ways to solve this area problem. Each way of solving should use the fact that 1 inch = 2.54cm. Explain your reasoning.

### Math

The radius of circle A is 9 times greater than the radius of circle B. Which of the following statements is true? A.The area of circle B is 9 times greater than the area of circle A B.The area of circle A is 9 times greater than the area of circle B. C.The area of circle B is ...

### math

Trapezoid ABCD, top and bottom are parallel. Left is 45, bottom is 60, right is 30, top is unknown. Trapezoid EFGH is similar to ABCD, top and bottom are parallel. Top is 10, other sides are unknown. Area of ABCD is 9 times larger than EFGH. What is the perimeter of EFGH ?

### Cal

consider the area between the graphs x+3y=1 and x+9=y^2. this area can be computed in two different ways using integrals. First of all it can be computed as a sum of two integrals where a=,b=,c= and f(x0= and g(x)=. Alterntaively this area can be computed as a single integral

### Cal

consider the area between the graphs x+3y=1 and x+9=y^2. this area can be computed in two different ways using integrals. First of all it can be computed as a sum of two integrals where a=,b=,c= and f(x0= and g(x)=. Alterntaively this area can be computed as a single integral

### math

1) the scale of map is 1:1000 .what is the area ,in cmsquare,on the map of a lake of area 5,000msquare? 2)the scale of a map is 1cm to 5km .a farm is represented by a rectangle measuring 1.5 cm by 4cm. what is the actual area of the farm

### math

A rectangle has sides of 3x – 4 and 7x + 10. Find the expression that represents its perimeter. 3x-4+7x+10= 3x+7x=10x −4+10= 14 10x+14 that is my answer please help You just added two sides, a rectangle has four sides. So the perimeter should be twice what you ...

### Geometry

*These are regular polygons* 1.Find the area of a triangle with an apothem of 8 inches. 2.Find the area of a square with a radius of 12 inches. 3.Find the area of a pentagon with a hypotenuse of 10 inches.

### math/algebra

1) The length of one of the equal legs of an isisceles triangle is 8cm less than 4 time the length of the base. If the perimeter is 29 cm, find the length of one of the equal legs. a) 4 cm B) 5 cm C) 11 cm d) 12 cm 2) The perimeter of a rectangle is to be no greater than 300 ...

### Math

The blocks of a side walk block are 6ft by 12ft.the blocks for a drive way are 6ft by 12ft.what is the diffrence between the area of the side walk block and the drive way block.what is the perimeter

### math

2.Define the shape of the rectangular area by establishing a relationship between the length and width of the rectangle. For example, L = 2W + 5, or W = 3L – 4. Be sure to include the appropriate units (inches, feet, yards, miles, or meters). 3.Using the fact that A = LW, ...

### Math

An isosceles triangle and a rectangle share a base. The area of the rectangle is 4 times the area of the triangle. The area of the triangle is 60 cm^2 and its height is 15 cm. Find the dimensions of the triangle.

### Math ASAP

Base Area: 22 square inches Lateral Surface Area: 308 square inches What is the Surface Area of the hexagonal prism?

### Math ASAP

Base Area: 22 square inches Lateral Surface Area: 308 square inches What is the Surface Area of the hexagonal prism?

### Geomety

the surface area of a cylinder is 500 square feet; the lateral surface area is 320 square feet. give the area of the base

### math URGENT 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: Lateral area of the pyramid

### Calculus

a rectangular box of given volume is to be "a" times long as it is wide. find the dimension for which it has the least total surface area ? L= aw Total surface area= 2LW + 2Lh + 2Wh = 2aw^2 + 2awh + 2wh But volume= lwh= 2aw^2 h or h= V/2aw^2 Total Surface area= = 2aw^2 + 2awV/...

### Computer Science

I need help with these assignments. "Write a program to read a list of exam scores (integers in the range 0 to 100) and to output the total number of grades and the number of grades in each letter-grade category (90 to 100 = A, 80 to 89 = B, 70 to 79 = C, 60 to 69 = D, and 0 ...

### math

Roger just got a puppy for his birthday. He and his mother will build a fence around an area in the backyard for the puppy to play in. The play area will be 24 square feet. What dimensions could the play area be? Which dimensions would require the least amount of fencing?

### Geometry?

I need help with these: Suppose triangleABC ~ triangleJKL with BC = 28, JK = 12, and KL = 42. Find the perimeter of triangleABC if the perimeter of triangleJKL is 72. & Find the scale factor of triangleDEF to triangleXYZ if triangleDEF ~ triangleXYZ, DE=10, XZ=20, and XY=45. ...

### Maths

Chris wants to put a concrete path and a fence around his rectangular garden. The concrete path will be 1 meter wide and the fence will go around the edge of the path. The garden itself measures 5 meters by 8 meters. A)Calculate the perimeter of the fence. B)Calculate the area...

### geometry

I need to find the area of the shaded portion of a circle with a square in the middle all corners touching the circle. My square has a line measurement of 10 cm. I know that the area of the square is 100 cm(10 x 10). But I am not sure what to do with the circle. Is the ...

### Science

Suppose a geologist is studying two distinct areas next to a spreading ridge. The magnetic direction of the minerals in the oldest area is opposite to the magnetic direction of minerals in the newest area. a) Which area is closest to the center of the ridge, the older of the ...

### geo area & volume

ok it asks me 2 find the lateral area of the cylinder ( the radius is 5 n the hight is 5) can some 1 help me with this please 392.5 Prinness, I think that 392.5 is pi*r^2*h, or the volume of the cylinder. This question asks for the lateral area. Lateral area is the area of the...

### Algebra

The perimeter of an equilateral triangle is 7 in. more than the perimeter of a square. The side of the triangle is 5 in. longer than the side of the square. Find the length of each side of the triangle. (Note: An equilateral triangle has all sides equal) Please help! Let x be ...

### maths

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

### Math

The area of a certain state (state 1) is four times the area of another state (State 2). If the sum of their areas is 25,000,000 square miles find the area of each state?

### math

The figure shown is a rectangle. The green shape in the figure is a square. The blue and white shapes are rectangles, and the area of the blue rectangle is 40 square inches. Enter an expression for the area of the entire figure that includes an exponent. Then find the area. An...