# I need to make an algebra problem using a cake with the measurements 12 inches by 16 inches and 3 inches thick. There were also 30 guest there and half of the cake was left. I also need the concept

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1. ## Math (Help)

When baking a cake, you have a choice of the following pans: a round cake pan that is 2 inches deep and has a 7 inch diameter a 6 inch × 9 inch rectangular cake pan that is 2 inches deep a. Which of these pans has the larger volume? Justify your answer.

2. ## math

Consider the 6 inch × 9 inch rectangular cake that is 2 inches deep. If you cover the cake with frosting excluding the bottom, what is the surface area of the cake that will be covered with frosting? help!!!! i dont understand

3. ## Math

When baking a cake, you have a choice of the following pans: a round cake pan that is 2 inches deep and has a 7 inch diameter a 6 inch × 9 inch rectangular cake pan that is 2 inches deep a. Which of these pans has the larger volume? Justify your answer.

4. ## math

Jose use a square baking pan to make a cake the length of each side of the pan was 16 inches find the area of the pan in square inches

5. ## Ms.sue?

When baking a cake, you have a choice of the following pans: a round cake pan that is 2 inches deep and has a 7 inch diameter. a 6 inch x9 inch rectangular cake pan that is 2 inches deep. A. which of these pans has the larger value? Justify your answer. B.

6. ## Math 2

Raymond wants to make a box that has a volume of 360 cubic inches. He wants the height to be 10 inches and the other two dimensions to be whole numbers of inches. How many different sized boxes can he make?

7. ## Math

When baking a cake you have a choice of the following pans: A round cake pan that is 2 inches deep and has a 7 inch diameter A 6 inch x 9 inch rectangular cake pan that is 2 inches deep Which of these has the larger volume? Justify your answer.

8. ## Math

A baker is decorating the top of around cake with cherries. The diameter of the cake is 9.5 inches. Each cherry is 0.75 inches in diameter. About how many cherries will the baker need to decorate the perimeter of the top of the cake?

9. ## Math

The hypotenuse (side C) of a triangle is 13 inches long. Which of the following pairs of measurements could be correct for the lengths of the other two sides of the triangle? (Note: N + 82 =C2) A. 2.5 inches,4 inches B. 2.5 inches, 6 inches C.5inches,

10. ## earth

#37 whenever scientist carefully measure any quantity many times they expect that: a. all the measurements will be exactly the same b. only two of the measurements will be exactly the same c. all but one of the measurements will be exactly the same d. the

11. ## math

When baking a cake, you have a choice of the following pans: a round cake pan that is 2 inches deep and has a 7 inch diameter a 6 inch × 9 inch rectangular cake pan that is 2 inches deep a. Which of these pans has the larger volume? Justify your answer.

12. ## Math

In the country of United States of Heightlandia, the height measurements of ten-year-old children are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 55.7 inches, and standard deviation of inches. What is the probability that a randomly chosen child has

13. ## Math

A bakery used 4 cups of flour to make a full size cake. If they wanted to make a cake that was 0.5 the size, how many cups of water would they need.

14. ## Math

After a birthday party, 2/3 of a cake is left over. The remaining cake is split into 4 equal pieces. What fraction of the original cake is each piece?

15. ## MATH Fractions

Suppose there are 2 pieces of the cake left over,but you don't know how many pieces were in the whole cake. Explain how you could find the number of pieces in the whole cake if Taylor told you 1/6 of the cake was left. You may show your work in a drawing.

16. ## Math

A bakery offers a small circular cake with a diameter of 8 inches. It also offers a large circular cake with a diameter of 24 inches. Does the top of the large cake have three times the area of that of the small cake? If not, how much greater is its area?

17. ## math

the sum of a number and 3 times that number is 76. what is that number? PLEASE HELP ME I DON'T GET IT!!!!!!!! Mathematics is a language, so translate the English into "math" let the number be x "the sum of a number and 3 times that number is 76", .... what

18. ## Sgt

raymond wants to make a box that has a volume of 360 cubic inches. He wants the height to be 10 inches and the other two dimensions to be whole numbers of inches. How many different-size boxes can he make?

19. ## linear programming

Bakery ABC produces two products, butter cake, and chocolate cake. The sales volume for butter cake is at least 80% of the total sales of both butter cake and chocolate cake. However, the company cannot sell more than 100 pieces of butter cakes per day.

20. ## English

Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 10:00pm. 1. Tell me more about rice cake. 2. Tell me a lot about rice cake. (What is the part of speech of 'more'? A noun or an adverb? Are both the same?) English - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, September 15, 2010

21. ## Math Pre-Algebra

Maria has baked a cake for Cathy's birthday. The dimensions of the cake are 13/1/2 inches by 6/3/4 inches. The cake is going to be cut into squares with each piece being approximately 5.55% of the cake, which should give a total of _______ pieces of cake

22. ## math

Rachel is frosting the top of two cakes and wants to know which cake will require more frosting. one cake is round with a diameter of 8 inches. the other cake a square with the length of 9 inches. the top of which cake has a larger area? how much larger is

23. ## Math

When baking a cake, you have a choice of the following pans: a round cake pan that is 2 inches deep and has a 7 inch diameter a 6 inch × 9 inch rectangular cake pan that is 2 inches deep a. Which of these pans has the larger volume? Justify your answer.

24. ## math

Need help with algebra question If c= 5/9 (F-32)and F is 77 then what is c the 5/9 reprsents a fraction, I am no good in algebra and need help how to get the answer and the problem, thanks

25. ## math, finite mathematics

My question is that i need help for this problem understanding how they came about to the answer it is an odd problem so: The answer they have is: 18 cakes for the first one. 8 cakes for the second one. 2 cake for the third one. Here is the original

26. ## math

Janet bakes a cake in the shape of a cube with side length x (in inches). She makes a vertical cut parallel to one of the sides, resulting in a slice with width y where x is 5 times as large as y. a) Define a function h that determines the volume of the

27. ## MATH Fractions

Taylor baked a cake to serve after dinner. Suppose she cut the cake into 8 equal size pieces and 6 people ate all the pieces. Explain how they could have divided the pieces so that everyone ate the same amount of cake. You make show your work in a drawing.

28. ## Chemistry (Check)

Completion 1)1 2)conversion factor 3)change 4)Dimensional anaylsis 5) Whenever two measurement are equal, or equivalent, a ratio of these two measurements will equal ___1____. A ratio of equivalent measurement is called a ___2___. When a measurement is

29. ## math

how do you solve this problem? 1/2x - 3 = -1 Let me make sure I understand the problem. Do you mean (1/2)x - 3 = -1, i.e. .5x-3 = -1?, or 1/(2x) - 3 = -1 I'm going to suppose you mean the first one. There is one very simple, but very important postulate of

30. ## methods of sbtracting mixed fractions

Hello, I need did a subtraction problem with mixed numbers by converting the LCD of the denominator. However, when I went to Algebra.help they did the problem by converting the mixed problem to an improper fraction and then worked it that way. However, I

31. ## math

Len is baking a square cake for his friend wedding. When served to the guests, the cake will be cut into square pieces 1 inch on the side. The cake should be large enough so that 121 guests get one piece. How long should each side of the cake be?

my daughter is doing homework using greatest common factor, greatest common divisor, and prime factorization. She has this problem: Computers in the research room of the history museum are 30 wide, 30 inches apart and at either end of a row 30 inches from

33. ## Algebra

I need to make an algebra problem using a cake with the measurements 12 inches by 16 inches and 3 inches thick. There were also 30 guest there and half of the cake was left. I also need the concept being used.

34. ## Algebra

I need to make an algebra problem using a cake with the measurements 12 inches by 16 inches and 3 inches thick. There were also 30 guest there and half of the cake was left. I also need the concept being used.

35. ## Math

Kate made a birthday cake for Bryan’s second birthday. One of the guests on the party (who is a preschool director) thought how awesome it would be to have a cake like this for the Open House next week! She asked Kate to make one for her. She wanted to

36. ## math

A bakery offers a small circular cake with a diameter of 8 inches. It also offers a large circular cake with a diameter of 24 inches. Does the top of the large cake have three times the area of the small cake? If not, how much greater is its area? Explain.

37. ## Math

The cake perimeter is 72 inches. The length is 2 times the width, what is the area of the cake?

38. ## math

DAN WAS WALKING FROM ONE END OF THE MALL TO THE OTHER END. HE TOOK THE FOLLOWING MEASUREMENTS OF FIVE STOREFRONTS: 23 FEET 11 INCHES, 25 FEET 2 INCHES, 18 FEET 3 INCHES, 28 FEET 8 INCHES, AND 32 FEET 4 INCHES.IF DAN ADDED ALL THE MEASUREMENTS, WHAT WOULD

39. ## Math

Hector baked a cake for his moms birthday. It is in the shape of a rectangle 16 inches long and 12 inches wide. He plans to put a candle at each corner and spaced 4 inches apart along each side. How many candles will he need?

40. ## Math

A baker is decorating the top of a round cake with cherries. The diameter is 10 inches. Each cherry is 2 inches in diameter. About how many will the baker need to decorate the top of the cake?

41. ## Basic Algebra

The width of a rectangle is x inches long. The length of that rectangle is 5 inches less than Twice the width. If the perimeter measures 26 inches, what is the measure of the length and width of the rectangle. Show all the work and the algebra you used to

42. ## Math

I have a square cake. The cake is iced on top and all the sides. I need to cut the cake in 6 pieces all pieces getting the same amount of cake and icing. Please help me if possible with a diagram.

43. ## algebra 2

Posted by hellogoodbie on Saturday, January 16, 2010 at 3:24pm. Posted by hellogoodbie on Saturday, January 16, 2010 at 2:59pm. How is this problem done? IF f(x)=2x^2-8x-3 FIND f(-2) algebra 2 - bobpursley, Saturday, January 16, 2010 at 1:42pm Put in for x

44. ## math

suppose there are 2 pieces of the cake left over, but you don't know how many pieces were in the whole cake. explain how you could find the number of pieces in the whole cake if taylor told you 1/6 of the cake was left. you may show your work in a drawing.

45. ## math

A peice of durian cake costs \$4.80.A 3 peice of yam cake cost - times as much 4 as the durian cake.how much do the 2 peices of cake cost altogether? Please rewrite this with the numbers 3 and/or 4 in the right places. The question makes no sense as

46. ## Math

On the way home from rug shopping, Sophia stopped and bought a rectangular cake. The bottom is not frosted, but all other sides are. The cake is 8 x 11 x 2 inches. Sophia also bought a cylinder shaped pineapple upside down cake. Only the top of the cake is

47. ## geometry

Xenia is ordering a cake for her friend’s wedding. She knows that there will be 110 guests at the wedding, and she is trying to decide how large a cake to order. She has been told that each guest should get a piece of cake that is 4 inches by 4 inches.

48. ## geometry 2

Xenia is ordering a cake for her friend’s wedding. She knows that there will be 110 guests at the wedding, and she is trying to decide how large a cake to order. She has been told that each guest should get a piece of cake that is 4 inches by 4 inches.

49. ## english

I NEED HELP WRITING A PROCESS PARAGRAPH ON HOW TO MAKE A CAKE AND I HAVE THE STEP BUT I JUST DON'T KNOW HOW TO WRITE THE PARAGRAPH. HERE ARE THE STEPS:Making a Cake: A Process Example Here’s a sample list for How to Bake a Cake: assemble ingredients mix

50. ## Math

Kate made a birthday cake for Bryan’s second birthday. One of the guests on the party (who is a preschool director) thought how awesome it would be to have a cake like this for the Open House next week! She asked Kate to make one for her. She wanted to

51. ## Math

When baking a cake, you have a choice of the following pans: a round cake pan that is 2 inches deep and has a 7 inch diameter a 6 inch × 9 inch rectangular cake pan that is 2 inches deep a. Which of these pans has the larger volume? Justify your answer.

52. ## Math

Tim ate some chocolate cake for an afternoon snack He left 3/4 of the cake. If his parents ate 1/3 of the remaining cake for dinner, write a multplication problem to represent how much cake tims parentd ate

53. ## Math

A large birthday cake was baked to celebrate the 6th birthday of Mimi. It was a round cake, made of two layers of vanilla cake; each layer was 18 inches in diameter and 3.5 inches tall. Between the two layers was a quarter inch of chocolate frosting. And

54. ## Math

For a party; Mike is making an eight layer torte, which consists of eight 7-inch diameter cake layers with a cream topping on each. He knows that one recipe of cream topping will cover 55 square inches of cake. How many batches of the topping must he make

55. ## math

The hypotenuse of a triangle is 13 inches long. Which of the follwoing pairsof measurements could be correct for the lengths of the other two sides of triangle: a:2.5 and 4 inches, b:2.5 and 6 inches,c:5 and 8 inches,d:5 and 12 inches

56. ## Math

Hope Mom baked a cake in rectangular shape 10 by 6. If she starts at the corner and put acndle every 2 inches how many candles will fit around the edge of the cake?

57. ## Math

Hope Mom baked a cake in rectangular shape 10 by 6. If she starts at the corner and put acndle every 2 inches how many candles will fit around the edge of the cake?

58. ## math

When baking a cake, you have a choice of the following pans: -a round cake pan that is 2 inches deep and has a 7 inch diameter. -a 6 inch * 9 inch rectangular pan that is 2 inches deep. Which of these pans has the larger volume? Justify your answer.

59. ## algebra 1

Andy wants to order a cookie cake for a birthday party. He plans to split between 12 people, with each person getting a piece that is at least 4 square inches. What is the radius of the smallest size cookie cake he could get?

60. ## math

the original photo is a rectangle that is 4 inches wide and 6 inches high. Can it be changed to a similar rectangle with the given measurements (in inches)? A.) 8by12 B.)9by11 C.)6by9 D.) 3by4.5

61. ## Math

carmela cut a cake into 12 equal-sized pieces. She ate 2/12 of the cake and her brother ate 3/12 of the cake.What fraction of the cake

62. ## math

Using this formula: V=LWH Find the volume(v)of a toy box with length (L) if 4ft, width(W)of 24in.,and height(H)of 30in. My answer:Wouldn't it be the following; V=(4)(24)(30) V=2888 Please let me know if I am correct. I believe that the formula is V=L*W*H

63. ## interval

Find the exact solutions on the interval [0,pi]. 2sin2x = sqrt(x) Please help me! kristie, this problem is somewhere between a calculus problem and an algebra one. I'm not sure what you're taking. If you see that the eq. is = to 4(sin2x)^2=x , then you

64. ## significant figures- chemistry

I'm having trouble understanding significant figures. If a problem is requires two equations to finish, which of the original measurements do I use to figure out the significant figure? For ex. 3.001+4.32= 7.321. Then I use this answer for a different

65. ## algebra

to make a cake, I need 7/8ths of a cup of granola. how much granola do I need to make 1/5th of that cake?

66. ## AP Calculus BC

A giant soda glass is formed by rotating the graph of f(x)= .03x^2+1.125, 0

67. ## Math

Is it possible to differentiate (60-x)/1.2? I'm thinking the answer would be 1/0 which is not possible but I just want to make sure. No problem. Just do a little algebra first. f(x)= (60-x)/1.2 = 50 - (5/6) x The derivative is df/dx = -5/6 How did you get

68. ## STATS

Prepare a Venn diagram giving the probabilities for each distinct area; then answer the questions posed. A survey of 168 boys aged 6 to 12 revealed the following information: 74 of them liked chocolate cake, 89 of them liked golden cake and 23 liked both.

69. ## statistics

Four girls (say I, II, III and IV) are to rank 3 different types of cake (say A, B and C) in a blindfold test. Each girl ranks the three cakes as 1 (for the cake she likes the best), 2 and 3, and then the assigned ranks of each type of cake are summed.

70. ## math

marco wants to use a single scoop to measure both flour and liquid for making coffee cake. In whole ounces, what is the largest scoop size he can use to make the cake?

71. ## Math

Mr cheong had 2/5 of a cake.he divided the cake equally among 4 pupils .what fraction of the cake did each pupil get?

72. ## math

suppose there are 2 pieces of the cake left over, but you don't know how many pieces were in the whole cake.Explain how you could find the number of pieces in the whole cake if Taylor told you 1/6 of the cake was left.You may show your work in a drawing.

73. ## math

Problem: Lexington, and Elizabethtown, Kentucky are 79 miles apart. If the distance on the map is 2 1/2 inches, find the scale of the map. do i make a ratio for inches to miles? is it 2.5x inches = 79 miles?

74. ## Algebra

The cost of CAKES BY KATE to make a cake is a setup fee of \$30 plus \$9 per cake tier. The cost of MAGICAL BAKERY is \$45 for a setup fee and \$6 per cake tier. When would the costs be the same? (How many cakes would you need to purchase) Which company would

75. ## Statistics

The annual snowfall in a town can be represented by the Normal model N(46, 6.8). In about 2.5% of the years, the annual snowfall in this town will exceed: A) 46 inches B) 39.2 inches C) 52.8 inches D) 59.6 inches E) 66.4 inches I don't know how to set this

76. ## Math

How do I set this problem up and solve it. Mrs. Muniz's algebra class was collecting money for a party. The class decided that each student should give the same amount of money. They collected a total of \$9.61. If everyone used 5 coins, how many nickels

77. ## Math

Blair is decorating a birthday cake with candles. The cake has a diameter of 15 inches. She wants to place the candles about every 6 inches around the edge. How many candles will she need? How could i solve this problem?

78. ## geometry

Xenia is ordering a cake for her friend’s wedding. She knows that there will be 110 guests at the wedding, and she is trying to decide how large a cake to order. She has been told that each guest should get a piece of cake that is 4 inches by 4 inches.

79. ## Math

When baking a cake, you have a choice of the following pans: a round cake pan that is 2 inches deep and has a 7 inch diameter. a 6 inch x9 inch rectangular cake pan that is 2 inches deep. A. which of these pans has the larger value? Justify your answer. B.

80. ## Math

hope's mom baked a cake for hope's birthday. It is in the shape of a rectangle 10 inches long and 6 inches wide. If she starts at one corner and puts a candle every 2 inches, how many candles will fit around the edge of the cake?

81. ## elementary

1.)Measurement of a television if it is approx. 18.5 inches high and just over 26 inches wide, How should the size be advertised in a store, rounding to the nearest whole number? 2.)A TV store owner wanted to make a shelf to display television sets. How

82. ## algebra 1

frosting a layer cake involves frosting the top, a middle layer and the outside. A typical cake has a 9 inch diameter and is 4 inches high. Calculate the surface area of the cake that is frosted

sally bakes two cakes.the length of the square cake is 8 inches.how do you find the area and perimeter of the heart cake

84. ## math

Dan was walking from one end of the mall to the other end. He took the following measurements of five (5) storefronts: 23 feet 11inches, 25 feet 2 inches, 18 feet 3 inches, 28 feet 8 inches, and 32 feet 4 inches. If Dan added all the measurements, what

85. ## math

Dan was walking from one end of the mall to the other end. He took the following measurements of five storefronts: 23 feet 11 inches,18 feet 3 inches,28 feet 8 inches, and 32 feet 4 inches. If dan added all the measurements, what would be the total

86. ## Pre Algebra

“A pre-algebra book is 8 1 half Click for more options inches by 9 1 fourth Click for more options inches. Determine the perimeter of the textbook. Describe the steps you took to solve this problem.

Sally bakes two cakes, a square and a circle. The length of the side of the square cake is 8 inches. Find the area and the perimeter of the cake heart.

88. ## Math

I need help; Sam has 4 2/3 of a cake at a party. He wants to distrubute the cake such that each child gets 1 1/6 of a whole cake. how many children can he distrubute the cake to? It’s okay if you don’t ans the full question just help me out a bit.

89. ## Math

Kate wanted to have a cake in which Elmos’ nose was 6 inches in diameter, because the preschool is 6 years old. Her original recipe of the cake batter called for: 3 eggs, 2 baking mix, Half a cup of oil, 1 cup of water. How much of each ingredient will

90. ## Math

sally bakes two cakes, a square and a circle. the length of the side of the square cakes is 8 inches. find the perimeter of the cake (the cake is in the shape of hearth )

91. ## Math

Ms. Jones is baking a cake for her students. She needs 2/3 cup of brown sugar to make the cake. Right now, she has 3/4 cup of brown sugar. Does she have enough to make the cake?

92. ## liberal arts

mary and tom jointly buy the vanilla-chocolate cake for \$20. Suppose that Mary values vanilla cake four times more than she values chocolate cake. Find the dollar value to Mary of each of the following pieces of the cake: a. the vanilla half of the cake b.

93. ## math

what is the Lateral area of the face of a rectangular pyramid with measurements 2.5 in by 2.75 inches by 2.75 inches.

94. ## Math

Jan is making a 3-tier wedding cake for 300 guests. She will make the cake for \$3 per serving with the following specifications: -Each serving is 4 inch.3 -Each tier must be smaller than the tier below it. -Each square tier is 4 in. tall with a side length

95. ## statistics

Four girls (say I, II, III and IV) are to rank 3 different types of cake (say A, B and C) in a blindfold test. Each girl ranks the three cakes as 1 (for the cake she likes the best), 2 and 3, and then the assigned ranks of each type of cake are summed.

96. ## Algebra II

I have a question about Algebra polynomials. Question goes about this A rectangular painting is twice as long as it is wide. A frame surrounds the painting. The frame is a constant 2 inches wide and has a area of 196 square inches. Find the dimensions of

97. ## Math

I made a post earlier today relating to the same assignment: I have to make a model/sculpture. I am presented with this question in the data: Make a table with your measurements. The four columns should represent the dimension being measured, the line

98. ## math

Suppose there are 2 pieces of the cake left over,but you don't know how many pieces were in the whole cake. Explain how you could find the number of pieces in the whole cake if Taylor told you 1/6 of the cake was left. You may show your work in a drawing.

99. ## Statistics

A sample of 12 measurements has a mean of 30 and a standard deviation of 4.75. Suppose that the sample is enlarged to 14 measurements, by including two additional measurements having a common value of 30 each. A. Find the mean of the sample of 14

100. ## math

Raymond has exactly 360 square inches of cardboard to make a box. He wants two of the dimensions to be 6 inches and the other one to be a whole number of inches. How many different size boxes can he make?