# gravel

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### science- hydroponics

the advantage of gravel is that it makes it better to grow plants that you eat? the disadvantage of gravel is that gravel can not hold the plant?

### Science

A student hypothesizes that a goldfish will be more active in a bowl that has red gravel than in a bowl with grey gravel. To test this hypothesis, the student places on goldfish in a bowl with red gravel and another in a bowl with grey gravel. The color of the gravel is the ...

### Science! Help!

A student hypothesizes that a goldfish will be more active in a bowl that has red gravel than in a bowl with grey gravel. To test this hypothesis, the student places on goldfish in a bowl with red gravel and another in a bowl with grey gravel. The color of the gravel is the ...

### physics

Derek the drunk driver drives his car off the road, onto a gravel strip next to the road. Derek does not have anti-lock brakes, so his wheels lock when he enters the gravel area, and the car slides to a halt. Derek's car is traveling at a speed of 20m/s when it enters the ...

### math

A circular pool 2 meters in diameter is in the middle of a 5 meter by 5 meter square of gravel.What is the area actually covered by gravel?

### maths

a rectangular plot of grass 25m by 22m has a gravel walk 1.5m wide all around it on the outside.What is the area of the gravel walk?

### Math

Pouring gravel in a cone shaped pile 6 feet high Suri a diameter at the base of 8.2 feet how much gravel in poured??

### geometry

A pile of gravel is conical in shape. If the diameter is approximately 6.8m and the height is 2.8m, what is the volume of gravel in the pile.

### Math 20-3

A pile of gravel is conical in shape. If the diameter is approximately 6.8m and the height is 2.8m, what is the volume of gravel in the pile?

### Math

A pile of gravel is conical in shape. If the diameter is approximately 6.8m and the height is 2.8m, what is the volume of gravel in the pile?

### algebra

in a mixture if concrete, there are four lb of cement mix for each pound of gravel. if the the mixture contains a total of 195 lb of these two ingredients, how many pounds of gravel are there?

### Physics

A 8800 kg railroad car is rolling at 2.4 m/s when a 3100 kg load of gravel is suddenly dropped in. What is the car's speed (in m/s) just after the gravel is loaded? how do I relate these, I am confused.

### math

Lydia Rise us building a terraium and needs to buy two sizes of gravel and soil to go in the bottom. The terraiun is 24 in longs, 14 in wide, and 15 in tall. A.The bottom layer is pea gravel and needs to be 2 inches deep. How many cubic inches will she need? B. The second ...

### MATH

A contractor purchases gravel one cubic yard at a time. (a) A gravel driveway L yards long and 6 yards wide is to be poured to a depth of 1 foot. Find a formula for n(L), the number of cubic yards of gravel the contractor buys, assuming that he buys 12 more cubic yards of ...

### Physics

A ferry-boat is rectangular in shape, with an overall area of 30.0 m2. When the boat is loaded with gravel, it sinks to a depth of 2.8 m in the water. What is the total weight of the boat + gravel? Show your work.

### physics

Truck brakes can fail if they get too hot. In some mountainous areas, ramps of loose gravel are constructed to stop runaway trucks that have lost their brakes. The combination of a slight upward slope and a large coefficient of friction in the gravel brings the truck safely to...

### Earth Science

Which particles can wind move most easily? Sand, silt, pebbles, or gravel? I put sand but my teacher marked it wrong. Would it be silt? Pebbles and gravel are pretty heavy.

### math

i the conveyor belt takes 54 seconds to move gravel from the bottom of the conveyor belt to the tope at a rate of 3 feet per second, how high does the conveyor belt lift the gravel?

### Geometry

A rectanglular swimming pool has a length of 25 feet and a width of 12 feet. You want to ass a gravel walkway that is 4 feet wide all the way around the pool. What is the area of the gravel walkway

### Math

a person cleared a rectangular plot of land and covered it with gravel. then he got 9 square wooden sections of side lengths: 2,5,7,9,16,25,28,33 and 36. by placing the squares on the gravel with no two overlaping, the person built a patio which exactly covered the graveled ...

### Math

a person cleared a rectangular plot of land and covered it with gravel. then he got 9 square wooden sections of side lengths: 2,5,7,9,16,25,33 and 36. by placing the squares on the gravel with no two overlaping, the person built a patio which exactly covered the graveled ...

### Math

a person cleared a rectangular plot of land and covered it with gravel. then he got 9 square wooden sections of side lengths: 2,5,7,9,16,25,33 and 36. by placing the squares on the gravel with no two overlaping, the person built a patio which exactly covered the graveled ...

### Math

a person cleared a rectangular plot of land and covered it with gravel. then he got 8 square wooden sections of side lengths: 2,5,7,9,16,25,33 and 36. by placing the squares on the gravel with no two overlaping, the person built a patio which exactly covered the graveled ...

### Algebra

A batch of concrete is made by mixing 1 part cement, 2.5 parts sand, and 3.5 parts gravel. How many pounds of sand and gravel are needed to make 300 pounds of cement?

### Algebra help

Your cost c to buy w pounds of walnuts at $6/Ib represented by c = 6w A truck originally held 24 chairs. You remove 2 chairs at a time. The number of chairs n remaining after you make t trips is represented by n= 24-2t. The volume V remaining in a 243-ft^3 pile of gravel ...

### math

a worker in a city park needs to cover a circular path around the outside of a flower garden with gravel. the radius of the garden is 15 feet and the path surrounding the garden is 6 feet wide. how many square feet need to be covered with gravel? explain how you arrived at ...

### Mathmatics Asap Please!!!!!

Susanna is going to make some concrete, using cement, sand and gravel, in the ratio 1:3:3. Nicola wants to make 245kg of concrete. There is 40kg of cement, 110kg sand and 105kg gravel. Is there enough material to make concrete. Thank you.

### math

a worker in a city parks need to cover a circular path around the outside of a flower garden with gravel. the radius of the garden is 15 feet and the path surrounding the garden is 6 feet wide. how many square feet need to be covered with gravel? expalin how you arrived at ...

### math

At a construction site, 20,000 pounds of gravel are needed to create a driveway with an area of 400 ft2. What area of driveway can be added with another 125 pounds of gravel? 25.5 ft2 312 ft2 160 ft2 2.5 ft2 5 ft2

### science-hydrophonics

the advantage of gravel is : the disadvantage of gravel: the advantage of sand the disadvantage of sand

### Physics

A truck of mass 9212 kg moving at a speed of 73.2 mph has lost its brakes. Fortunately, the driver finds a runaway lane, a gravel-covered incline that uses friction to stop a truck in such a situation; see the figure. In this case, the incline makes an angle of θ = 39.65...

### physics

A truck of mass 8912 kg moving at a speed of 66.7 mph has lost its brakes. Fortunately, the driver finds a runaway lane, a gravel-covered incline that uses friction to stop a truck in such a situation; see the figure. In this case, the incline makes an angle of θ = 36.75...

### algebra

elmer burns works for a ready-mix concrete cmpany. elmer receives an order for 3.5 cubic yards of concrete. this mixture of concrete contains sand, cement, gravel, and water, for each pound of water, there are 5 lb of sand, 2 lb of cement, and 6 lb of gravel. find (a) the ...

### Algebra 1

You are making up your own mix of concrete to patch a set of stairs. In order to have the proper mix, you need to mix 1 part of Portland cement with 2 parts of sand and 3 parts of gravel. A. How many total parts are in one batch of concrete? B. You make a mix with 4 parts of ...

### fish tank;; deals with volume. :]

A cylinder shaped fish talk is 40cm high and has a radius of 12cm. The tank with be layed with a decorative gravel on the bottom. The blue layer will be 2 cm high. The yellow layer will be 3 cm high. And the green layter will be 2cm high. [assume water won't go through the ...

### earth

what is "lithified gravel"?

### science

what is gravel soil

### science

which is soil better for wind erosion? gravel or humus

### calculus

this is a optimization problem A construction company has been offered a contract for $7.8 million to construct and operate a trucking route for five years to transport ore from a mine site to a smelter. The smelter is located on a major highway, and the mine is 3 km into a ...

### physics

why are you more likely to have an accident on your bicycle if you are riding it on a gravel or wet pathway?how do i explain this using newton's law(s)? thanks consider newtons first law. Then, consider friction on the tire on gravel, wet vs dry pavement. isn't it newton's 3rd...

### science

would a screen be useful for separating a mixture of gravel and diatomaceous-earth powder?

### engineering

100 lb of loose gravel can fill a 1-ft^3 box. Its specific gravity is 2.68. What is the dry rodded weight?

### science

which physics principles are employed in stopping a runaway truck in a gravel and sand ramp at the bottom of a mountain?

### Science

How is it possible that the gravel, for example, in a sedimentary rock consists of pieces of both igneous and metamorphic rocks?

### psychology

If the concept is truck, the prototype might be: A. a Ford pick up. B. bulldozer. C. gravel eighteen wheeler. D. personnel carrier. I think it could be B or D

### ENGINEERING

100 lb of loose gravel can fill a 1-ft^3 box. Its specific gravity is 2.68. What is the dry rodded weight? Find the volume of voids in the preceding problem.

### science

which is bettter for wind erosion? gravel soil or sandy soil.

### Earth Science

Near shore, larger sand and gravel particles are moved along the ocean bottom by ____. a. deposition b. turbulence c. spits d. density currents

### GED-Word Problems

How many cubic feet of gravel will be needed to fill a circular area 14 feet across and 3 inches deep?

### algebra

In a mixture of concrete, there are four lb of cement mix for each pound of gravel. If the mixture contains a total of 185 lb of these two ingredients, how many pounds of grave are there?

### maths

A rectangular grassyplot is 112m long and 78m broad. It has a gravel path 2.5m wide all around it on the inside. Find the area of path and the cost of constructing it at the rate of 1.80 per sq. m .

### Maths

A circular lily pond is surrounded by a gravel walkway that is 4 m wide. Calculate the area of the walkway if the pond is 12 m in diameter.

### Science

Sand or gravel that naturally forms near Earth's surface is known as A. pollen. B. ore. C. aggregate. (D. bedrock.) When new clay sediment is deposited on top of old beach material, it's known as A. regression. (B. transgression.) C. progression. D. aggression.

### Chemistry

Name the property that each change depends on. Then classify the property as either chemical or physical. a) You separate a mixture of gravel and road salt by adding water to it b) Carbon dioxide gas freezes at a temperature of -78C

### physics

A car has a mass of 1500 kg. If the driver applies the brakes while on a gravel road, the maximum friction force that the tires can provide without skidding is about 7000 N. If the car is moving at 18 m/s, what is the shortest distance in which the car can stop safely?

### Math

If a mixture of 24 lb. of cement, 48 lb. of sand, and 63 lb. of gravel is needed to make 1 cubic foot of concrete, how many pounds of sand are needed to pour a pool deck of 156 cubic feet?

### Math

There is a circular Park in front of a shopping mall whose radius is 20m. There is a gravel path of uniform width the 2m around the park. Find :A person take 5 round of the circular Park. What distance he cover.

### Math

If a mixture of 24 lb. of cement, 48 lb. of sand, and 63 lb. of gravel is needed to make 1 cubic foot of concrete, how many pounds of sand are needed to pour a pool deck of 156 cubic feet? _______pounds

### math

A circular pond 26 yds in diameter is surrounded by a gravel path 2 yds wide. The path is to be replaced by a brick walk costing $50 per square yard. How much will the walk cost?

### Physics

A truck is moving 40 m/s when it encounters a ramp inclined by 30% above the horizontal. Gravel provides a frictional force to slow the truck and has a coefficient of friction(.5). How far along the ramp would the truck travel before coming to a stop?

### Calc

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 20 {\rm ft}^3{\rm /min}. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always the same. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 18 ft high?

### Calc

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 10 ft^3/min. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always the same. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 23 feet high?

### Calculus 1

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 20 ft3/min, and its coarseness is such that it forms a pile in the shape of a cone whose base diameter and height are always equal. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 7 ft high?

### calc

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 30 ft3/min. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always the same. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 21 ft high?

### maths

A rectangular plot of dimensions 125m by 78m is surrounded by gravel of width 3m uniform through out the plot. find the area of path and cost at 8.5 per m^2.find area of path

### Calculus

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 15 ft^3/hr and its courseness is such that is forms a pile in the shape of an inverted right cone whose height is three times its base radius. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile has a height of ...

### Calculus

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 15 ft^3/hr and its coarseness is such that is forms a pile in the shape of an inverted right cone whose height is three times its base radius. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile has a height of ...

### calc

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 15 ft^3/hr and its coarseness is such that is forms a pile in the shape of an inverted right cone whose height is three times its base radius. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile has a height of ...

### Math

Mr.Algieri Needs 4 1/2 Yds Of Dirt For A Planting Job. The Gravel Yard Sells A Yard Of Dirt For $ 27.95. How Much Will It Cost Mf. Algieri For The Dirt? If Mr. Algieri Has $ 125.00 To Pay For The Materials, Does He Have Enough Money?

### physics

An open train car, with a mass of 2070 kg, coasts along a horizontal track at the speed 2.31 m/s. The car passes under a loading chute and, as it does so, gravel falls vertically into it for 3.25 s at the rate of 491 kg/s. What is the car's speed after the loading is completed?

### related rates calculus 1

gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 15 ft^3/hr and its coarseness is such that it forms a pile in the shape of an inverted right cone whose height is three times its base radius. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile has a height of 10ft

### Calculus

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 25 ft3/min, and its coarseness is such that it forms a pile in the shape of a cone whose base diameter and height are always equal. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 6 ft high? (Round your ...

### calc 1

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 30 ft3/min, and its coarseness is such that it forms a pile in the shape of a cone whose base diameter and height are always equal. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 14 ft high? (Round your ...

### statistics

Weights of a certain model of fully loades gravel trucks follow a normal distrbution with mean = 6.4 tons and standard deviation = 0.3 ton. Waht is the probability that a fully loaded truck of this model is a. less than 6 tons? b. more that 7 tons? c. between 6 and 7 tons?

### Mrs. Sue , Reed! Someone!

the subject is Geologic time. I was wondering if someone could check my answers please Sand or gravel that naturally forms near Earth's surface is known as A. pollen. B. ore. C. aggregate. (D. bedrock.) When new clay sediment is deposited on top of old beach material, it's ...

### calc

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 30 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always the same. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 18 feet high?

### Physics

An open train car, with a mass of 2150 kg, coasts along a horizontal track at the speed 2.29 m/s. The car passes under a loading chute and, as it does so, gravel falls vertically into it for 2.67 s at the rate of 441 kg/s. What is the car's speed after the loading is completed...

### calculus

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 10 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always equal to each other. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 20 feet high?

### calculus

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 30 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always equal to each other. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 14 feet high?

### calculus

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 30 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always equal to each other. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 14 feet high?

### calculus

At a sand and gravel plant, sand is falling off a conveyor and onto a conical pile at the rate of 10 cubic feet per minute. The diameter of the base of the cone is approx imately three times the altitude. At what rate is the height of the pile changing when it is 15 feet high?

### Please help Math

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 20 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always equal to each other. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 23 feet high?

### Calculus

At a sand and gravel plant, sand is falling off a conveyor and onto a conical pile at a rate of 6 cubic feet per minute. The diameter of the base of the cone is approximately three times the altitude. At what rate is the height of the pile changing when the pile is 22 feet high?

### calculus

please help if you can At a sand & gravel plant, sand is falling off a conveyor and onto a conical pile at a rate of 16 cubic feet per minute. The diameter of the base of the cone is approximately three times the altitude. At what rate is the height of the pile changing when ...

### calculus word problem

a conveyor belt pours gravel into a pile at a rate of 20 lbs per minue. the pile is shaped like an upside-down cone. the proportions of the cone are such that when the pile is complete, the diameter of the base is 6 ft and the height is 10 feet. how fast is the height of the ...

### math

i have a 36 in. wide by 18 in. length by 20 in high rectangular aquarium that needs to be filled. i have a 12 in high cylindrical bucket with a 12 in diameter to fill the tank. if the aquarium contains 3 in of gravel and the bucket is to be filled to a depth of 11 in, how many...

### earthquake engineering

Hey everybody! I have a question I would like to share and ask you. We have a soil layer with medium gravel which has a depth of 38 m. We want to build a multi storey framed building safely with a fundamental period of 1.7 sec.Do you think it will be safe? Vs is given as 750 m...

### PreAlgebra

A circular pond 20 m in diameter is surrounded by a gravel path 5 m wide. The path is to be replaced by a brick walk costing $30 per square meter. How much will the walk cost? i need to teach this to my brother, but i'm stuck on it myself. please show me how this would be ...

### Science

A family is planning to build a raised planting area using a blend of peat moss, mulch , and a rich organic soil in which to grow the plants. They have been told first to place on the ground a layer of material that will allow for a proper drainage each time the plants are ...

### Math

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 20 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always equal. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 11 feet high? Recall that ...

### calculus

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 50 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always the same. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 24 feet high? Recall that...

### Calculus

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 10 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always equal. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 18 feet high? (Recall that ...

### calculus

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 50 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always equal to each other. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 12 feet high? ...

### calculus

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always equal to each other. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is feet high? Hint: ...

### Related Rates

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 10 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always the same. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 25 feet high? Recall that...

### Calculus

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 50 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always equal to each other. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 14 feet high? ...

### Calculus Please help!

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 30 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always the same. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 24 feet high? Recall that...

### SCIENCE

Some student made a terratium out ot the bottom of 2-liter soda bottle.They placeed a layer of gravel on the botton of the bottom of the and the added soil.they sprinkled 1/2 teaspoon of grass seed on top of the soil and added two small plants.Finally they waterd the plant and...

### Calculus

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 10 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always equal. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 16 feet high? Recall that ...

### math

Tasha finally bought a new car. She uses it mainly to drive to work, which involves a lot of driving on gravel roads. She was concerned about damage to her windshield from flying stones. In a journal, she kept track of how many scratches she could see. Tasha plotted the number...### Pages

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