# A gardener has the task of digging an area of 800 metres per square. On the first day he digs an area of 10 metres per square. On each successive day he digs an area of 1.2 times the area

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1. ## Algebra

A certain forest covers an area of 2,000 square kilometers. Suppose that each year this area decreases by 6%. What is the function that best represents the area of the forest each year and how much area remains after 12 years? Round your answer to the

2. ## Math

A manufacturer decides to build a half-pipe with a parabolic cross section modelled by the relation y=0.2x^2-1.6x+4.2, where x is the horizontal distance, in metres, from the platform, and y is the height, in metres, above the ground. Complete the square

3. ## Geometry

A gardener wants the three rosebushes in her garden to be watered by a rotating water sprinkler. The gardener draws a diagram of the garden using a grid in which each unit represents 1 ft. The rosebushes are at (1, 3), (5, 11), and (11, 4). She wants to

4. ## math

The area of a square field is 3/2 hectares find the length of its diagonal in metres please help.

5. ## math

a farmer has 120 m of fencing to make two identical rectangular enclosures using an existing wall as one side of each enclosure. The dimensions of each closure are x metres and y metres as shown. Obtain and expression in terms of x only for the total area

6. ## Geometry

A particular model of walkie-talkie can broadcast in a circular area. The radius of the broadcast area is 10,000 feet. Find the area of this circle to the nearest square foot. Use 3.14 for pi. A. 314,000,000 ft^2 B. 100,000,000 ft^2 C. 1,256,000,000 ft^2

7. ## Math

James often helps his grandfather weed the garden. The rectangular garden has a perimeter of 68 metres. The length is 26 metres longer than the breadth. What is the area of the garden?

8. ## Poem: Incident in a rose garden: By Donald Justice

Could someone please check my answers to the poem thanks. 1. How does the gardener recongize Death? Answer: The gardener recognizes death as a dressed spanish waiter. 2. Why is the gardener afraid of Death? Answer: The gardener is afraid of death because

9. ## math

a swimming pool has an area of 40 square metres and a perimeter of 26 metres what is the length and width of the swimming pool and is it possible for a pool to have the same area but a larger perimeter?

10. ## math

a square has an area of 169 square centimeters. find the area of the largest circle that could be drawn inside the square. round your answer to the nearest square centimeter.

11. ## Maths

The areas of three flats a b and c are in the ratio 5:6:8 respectively. If the difference in the area of flat c and flat a is 270 square metres, what is the area of flat b in square metres?

12. ## Algebra

Jaquie is digging a square area in her backyard for a vegetable garden. If the area is 224 square feet, what is the approximate length in feet of one side of her garden? Round to the nearest integer

13. ## Math

A gardenervhas 100 meters of fencing to enclose two adjacent rectangular gardens. The gardener wants the enclosed area to be 400 sq meters. What dimensions should the gardener use to obtain this area?

14. ## Math

A sand volleyball court has an area of 144 square metres and a perimeter of 52 metres. What are the dimensions of the volleyball court?

15. ## math

When a stone is thrown upwards with an initial velocity of v metres per second, it reaches a maximum height of h metres. h is directly proportional to the square of v. Calculate the value of v when h = 50 Please help

16. ## Mathematics

A triangular flower garden has a an area of 28 m2. Two of its edges are 14 metres and 8 metres. Find the angle between the two edges.

17. ## 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

18. ## math

Area A sequence of smaller squares is formed by connecting the midpoints of the sides of a larger square. (a) If the area of the largest square is 1 square unit, determine the first five terms of a sequence that describes the area of each successive

19. ## Algebra

Algebra Word Problems: 1. The length of the floor of a one-storey building is 14 feet longer than its width. The building has 1,632 square feet of floor space. Write a quadratic equation for the area of the floor in terms of w. Find the length and width of

20. ## MATH

A landowner wants to fence in a rectangular area of 75000 square metres and divide it into three parts with two parallel fences both parallel to one side of the rectangle. Each part will have a different grazing crop for the herds. What is the shortest

21. ## 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

22. ## math

Viola wants to put a fence around her SQUARE garden. If the garden covers an AREA of 169 m², how many METRES OF FENCING does she need?

23. ## Math

A gardener wants the three rosebushes in her garden to be watered by a rotating water sprinkler. The gardener draws a diagram of the garden using a grid in which each unit represents 1 ft. The rosebushes are at (1, 3), (5, 11), and (11, 4). She wants to

24. ## math

James often helps his grandfather weed the garden. The rectangular garden has a perimeter of 64 metres. The length is 18 metres longer than the breadth. What is the area of the garden?

A gardener wants to create a rectangular vegetable garden in a backyard. She wants to have a total area of 13 square feet, and it should be 12 feet longer than it is wide. What dimensions should she use for the vegetable garden? width = feet length = feet

26. ## math

a square plot with area 440m square if it has to be fenced, how many metres of wire Is required?

27. ## Mathematics

A flower garden measures 15 metres by 8 metres . What is its area

28. ## applied physics

a gardener pushes a mower a distance of 900m in mowing a yard. the handle of the mower makes an angle of 40.0 degrees with the ground. the gardener exerts a force of 35.0 N alonf the handle of the mower. how much work does the gardener do in mowing the

29. ## Math

Please Check My Answer: Find the probability that you throw a dart and land in the region labeled "G" Here is a link to the image: I can't place it in here, but if you google the question, the very first image that pops up (A square with different colors

30. ## mathematics

The larger square has an area of 1,089 square feet and the smaller square has an area of 121 square inches. What is the scale factor between the two squares?

31. ## Mathematics

A landscape architect wants to maximise the area of a herbal garden. The fence around the perimeter of the area must be 60 metres long. The optimal width of the rectangular area is ?

32. ## Math

A rectangular garden is surrounded by a roll of chicken wire fencing to keep out the rabbits. The dimensions of the garden are 2.6 m by 5.1 m. The area enclosed by the fence is ______ square metres. The length of the fence is ____ m. The following year the

33. ## maths

This taxi sign is 2.1 metres wide and 39cm tall. Assuming the ends are perfect semi-circles find the area in square metres to three significant figures -

34. ## math

the area of a rectangle is 480 sq. metres .what is its width if its length is 120 metres ?

35. ## math

One liter of paint covers 100 square feet. How many gallons of paint does it take to cover a room whose walls have an area of 800 square meters? Round your answer to the nearest whole gallon.

36. ## Geometery

How do I solve this? On my assignment it says find the area inside the square, but outside the circle, given that the radius of the circle is 2 ft. Use 3.14 for ^ I have a picture of a square with a circle in the square, with a base 6 ft. and height 6 ft.

37. ## Math

1. A gardener has 30 feet by 20 feet rectangular plot of ground. He wants to build a brick of walkway of uniform width on the border of the plot. If the gardener wants to have 400 square feet of ground left for planting, how wide should he build the

An estimate for negative square root of 93 is ___ A-8.1 B-8.5 C-9.1** D-9.5 Julie is digging a square area in her backyard for a vegetable garden. If the area is 52 square feet, what is the approximate length of one side of her garden? A:6FT** B:7FT C:8FT

39. ## Math Help!

Jaquie is digging a square area in her backyard for a vegtable garden. Id the area is the approximate length of one side of her garden? Round to the nearest integer. A. 15 B. 14 C. 13 D. 12 Is the asnwer B? Thank you.

40. ## math

if a gardener fences in the total rectangular area shown in the illustration instead of just the square area,he will need twice as much fencing to enclose the garden.how much fencing will he need ?

41. ## platinum mathematics

the dimension of a wall in a room are 2m*3m so calculate the area in square metres and convert the answer to square centimetres

42. ## maths

What is the actual height (in metres) of a wall that measures 6cm on a drawing with a scale of 1:20? * 1 point a) 6 metres b) 20 metres c) 26 metres d) 120 metres

43. ## Physics

A gardener waters a lawn. the hose ejects 5*10^-4 m^3 of water per second. The area of the mouth of the hose is 5 cm^2. Find the backward force exerted on the gardener.[density of water=10^3kg/m^3]

44. ## Math

The area around the rectangular pool is to be paved for a distance of three metres out from the edge of the pool. Each paving block is a square with sides of 0.5 metres. How many blocks needed? In my hw book, the diagram has a rectangle, and the width is

45. ## Mathematics

If a lecture room in a given university is sixty-four metres long and twenty- two metres wide. If the university is planning to allocate eight square metres to each student, how many students will the lecture room accommodate?

46. ## maths

the distance travelled by an object thrown upwards in t seconds is 30t - 4.9t square metres. after how much time would it fall down? at what all times would it be 20 metres above the ground?

47. ## math

Find the area and perimeter of a room with dimensions of 8,5 metres by 9,3 metres

48. ## Maths

A floor is measuring 8 metres by 6 metres is covered with carpet. If carpet costs \$25.00 per square metres, calculate the cost of the carpet for the floor.

49. ## maths

james decided to paint his bedroom.his bedroom wall are 5 metres long and 3 metres high.if 6 metres of paint can cover 10 square metres of the wall,how much paint should james buy to paint all the walls of his bedroom.

50. ## Physics

A gardener pushes a mower at a distance of 900 m while mowing the yard. The handle of the mower makes an angle of 40.0 with the ground. The gardener exerts a force of 35.0 n along the handle of the mower. How much work does the gardener do in mowing the

51. ## math

A gardener measures the tallest of his prize-winning sunflowers and finds that the height is 60 in. The sunflower was 52 in. tall the last time the gardener measured it.

Please can anyone answer this which I have posted previously? Anyone with knowledge of this area of maths? Thanks in anticipation. :) Formula given: The decibel (dB) scale for measuring loudness, d, is given by the formula d = 10 log base ten(I X 12 to the

53. ## mathematics

A gardener has the task of digging an area of 800 metres per square. On the first day he digs an area of 10 metres per square. On each successive day he digs an area of 1.2 times the area that he dug the previous day, until the day when the task is

54. ## Area

How many flowers can you plant in an area 19 square metres if each flower needs 0.04 square metres of space

55. ## Math

Julie is digging a square area in her backyard for a vegetable garden. If the area is 52 square feet, what is the approximate length of one side of her garden? 6 square feet 7 square feet 8 square feet 9 square feet 7 square feet is my answer, what's

56. ## Math

A gardener has to lay a grass lawn, leaving space for an 80 cm wide concrete path along the inside edge of a square garden with an area of 72.25 meter square. what will be the area of the grass lawn?

57. ## Math

Peter kept his pony in a rectangular paddock the perimeter of which was 240 metres and the area was 3200 square metres. What were the dimensions of the paddock?

58. ## maths

A rectangular paddock is 164 metres long and 95 metres wide. How many metres of fencing are required to enclose the area?

59. ## Maths

Tom reads that each seedling he is planting needs an area of 150 square centimetres of garden. Tom has 80 seedlings to plant. What is the total area of garden the seedlings will need? Give the area in A: Square Centimetres or B: Square Metres

60. ## math

How much cans of paint is needed to cover an area of 36 metres square if one can covers 25meters square.

61. ## Mathematics

scarlet walks along the edges of a rectangular paths from A to B to C. to D a distance of 38 metres.Jake walks along the same rectangle but from B to C to D to A of only 31 m .What is the area in square metres of rectangle ABCD

62. ## English

Though remarkably inconvenient for my garden, the dog's rehab therapy is her digging of holes. Please correct me if I am wrong. digging of holes is a gerund Her ---what----digging of holes

63. ## Math

A restaurant hall is 20 metres long, 15 metres wide and 5 metres high. Its interior has to be covered with wallpaper. What will be the total expenditure if it costs \$60 per square metre of wallpaper?

64. ## Math

The side of a square flower bed is 1 m and 80 cm long. It is enlarged by digging a strip 20 cm wide all around it. find the area of the flower bed and also the increase in area of the flower bed answer me.

65. ## Math

A memorial lawn at the crematorium is square and has an area of 81 square metres. The path around the lawn is 1 metre wide. What is the area of the concrete path which surrounds the lawn?

66. ## physics

gardener waters a lawn. the hose ejects 5*10^-4 m^3 of water per second. The area of the mouth of the hose is 5 cm^2. Find the backward force exerted on the gardener.[density of water=10^3kg/m^3]

67. ## Pre Calculas

A GARDENER HAS 60' of edging. She wants to use it to enclose a 120 square foot rectangular area. She does not have to use up all of the edging. what are the possible lengths that a side of the rectangle can have? Answer using interval notation. Hint: if

68. ## Pre-Calculus

A gardener has 72' of edging. She wants to use it to enclose a 125 square foot rectangular area; she does not have to use up all of the edging. What are the possible lengths that a side of the rectangle can have? Answer using interval notation. Hint: If

69. ## math

A table-top measures 2m by 1m 50cm.What is its area in square metres?

70. ## Maths

A table top measures 2m by 1m50cm. What is its area in square metres

71. ## Pre-Calculus

A gardener has 100' of edging. She wants to use it to enclose a 130 square foot rectangular area; she does not have to use up all of the edging. What are the possible lengths that a side of the rectangle can have? Answer using interval notation. Hint: If

72. ## calculus

A format for textbook page layouts is to be chosen so that each printed page has a 4-cm margin at the top and at the bottom and a 2-cm margin on the left and right sides. The rectangular region of printed matter is to have an area of 800 sq. cm. Find the

73. ## Math

The top of a table measures 2m25cm by 1m 20cm find its area in square metres

74. ## Math

The side of a square flower bed is 1.5 m long.It is Enlarged by digging around 25 cm wife strip all around outside it . Find the area of the Enlarged flower bed and also the increase in area of the flower bed.

75. ## Maths

A man is erecting a fence around a square piece of land of side 60 metres he outs posts every 60 metres how many pists did he use?

76. ## math

A gardener wants his garden to have a geometrical shape.he decides on the following rules for building the flower beds.1)They must all be rectangular. 2)The perimeter and area must be the same.How many different flower beds can the gardener make 1)if one

77. ## Math

A squareoom is covered by a number of whole rectangular slabs of sides 60cmby42cm.calculate the least possible area of the room in square metres

78. ## Math

Farmer Giles has 36 sections of portable fence which are used to make pens for the sheep. Each of these sections is 1 metre long. Each night he arranges the sections into a rectangle. Sometimes he makes it long and narrow and sometimes he makes it more

79. ## math

A particle travelling along a straight line starts with a velociry ofu metres per second and its speed increases per second by rl metres. The particle travels 10 metres in 2 seconds and 28 metres in 4 seconds. Find u and a. (lf the distance travelled in I

80. ## math

The areas of three flats A,B and C are in the ratio 5:6:8 respectively. If the differences in the area of flat C and flat A is 270sq metres, what is the area of flat B in sq metres?

81. ## Algebra

Mrs. Ausmus’ patio is 800 square feet. She has furniture on 65% of it and an open area in the remaining section. What is the area of the patio that is open? Just type the number, don't type square feet.

82. ## 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

83. ## Maths(mensuration)

A farmer's rectangular plot measures 400m by 225m.How many square metres of land should he buy more to make the area of his field equal to 10 hectare?

84. ## Math

Water covers approximately 11,800 mi squared of Florida, which is about 18% of Florida's area. What is the total area of Florida to the nearest thousand square miles?

85. ## psychology

I was asked to define independant and dependant variables without defing, but buy using an example...would this be one...two digging dogs, one never corrected for digging(IV) and one corrected by a loud noise(DV), or would that be classical conditioning?

86. ## psy

I was asked to define independant and dependant variables without defing, but buy using an example...would this be one...two digging dogs, one never corrected for digging(IV) and one corrected by a loud noise(DV), or would that be classical conditioning?

87. ## Math

Completely bemused, do not know how to get the answer. a)8π b)7√2 c)27√π d)7√×7√×1 13- Determine the exact total surface area of a sphere with radius 2√2 metres. a) An inverted cone with side length 4 metres is placed on top of the sphere so

88. ## maths

If the lawn is 20xY metres and the path around the garden is 2 metres wide, what is the expression for the area of the path?

89. ## english

Digging in New Mexico for prehistoric artifacts suggests what area of anthropology

90. ## SRA Math

The rectangular region shown has been divided into nine square regions, all different in size. The area of square 3 is 64 cm. The area of square 5 is 81cm. what is the area of the rectangle?

91. ## math

Area A sequence of smaller squares is formed by connecting the midpoints of the sides of a larger square. (a) If the area of the largest square is 1 square unit, determine the first five terms of a sequence that describes the area of each successive

92. ## math-Polya

What is the largest rectangular chicken pen (enclosure) that a farmer can construct (fence) if he/she is providing with a wire fencing of 20 metres? The farmer is expected to use only full metres for the sides. 1. Use Polya to solve problem (8) 2. Use

93. ## English

1. I lied and told him that you were a fine gardener. 2. I lied and I told him that you were a fine gardener. 3. I lied him that you were a fine gardener and I told him that you were a fine gardener. 4. I lied him and I told him that you were a fine

94. ## Mathematics

A landscape architect wants to maximise the area of a herbal garden. The fence around the perimeter of the area must be 60 metres long. The optimal width of the rectangular area is ?

95. ## 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

96. ## Algebra

How to find dimensions of a field when given length of fencing and area? Hi I really appreciate your help on this. The question states that I have a field of area 650 square metres and fencing of 110 metres. I must give 3 possible sets of dimensions of the

97. ## Quantitave Methodology

Rashid can paint two square metres of fence in ten minutes. therefore, the time it will take him to paint a fence three metres high and 26 metres long will be?

98. ## Calculus

The ride has 100 metres of fencing to make a rectangular enclosure as shown. link for the image imageshack com /a/img909/2881/WTnncK.jpg It will use existing walls for two sides of the enclosure, and leave an opening of 2 metres for a gate. a Show that the

99. ## Math

Two squares are enclosed in a large square as shown. The area of the smallest square is 5cm^2, and the area of the middle square is 20cm^. Determine the area and perimeter of the shaded region.

100. ## physics

a gardener pushes a wheelbarrow. according to Newton's third law the barrow's reaction force on the gardener is the exact opposite of her force on the barrow. a bystander concludes the gardener and barrow will not move because they push equally against