# The base of a rectangle is 2cm greater than its height. Find the base and the height of the parallelogram if the area of the parallelogram is 120 cm2. Can this be shown as a quadratic and factored?

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1. ## math

The base of a rectangle is 2cm greater than its height. Find the base and the height of the parallelogram if the area of the parallelogram is 120 cm2. Can this be shown as a quadratic and factored?

asked by MARIANNE on August 28, 2010
2. ## math

find the area of rectangle with base of 2cm and height of 4cm

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3. ## math

A right rectangle and a right triangle prism have the same height. If the lenght of the side of the rectangle base is twice the width, explain how to determine the area of the triangular base in terms of the rectangle base length.

asked by Donna on February 28, 2010
4. ## math

a right rectangle and a right triangle prism have the same height. If the lenght of the side of the rectangle base is twice the width, explain how to determine the area of the triangular base in terms of the rectangle base length.

asked by Donna on February 27, 2010
5. ## Math

The area of a rectangle is 220 square centimeters. The height of the rectangle is two more than twice the base. What is the rectangle's perimeter? I know you can solve this employing a guess-and-check strategy, but I want to know if this can be solved

Can you PLEASE help me with this problem? I do not understand... The area of a triangle can be found by using the formula A=1/2bh. The area of the triangle can be represented by the expression -17.5x2^ - 138.5x - 27. The triangle's base length is greater

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7. ## Algebra Word Problem

COULD SOMEONE PLEASE HELP ME WITH THIS !!!!!!!!!! The base of a triangle is 3cm greater than the height. The area is 44cm^2. Find the height and length of the base. The height of the triangle is_______ cm The base of the traingle is_______cm

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8. ## algebra 1

one side of a triangle is 2cm shorter than the base The ofther side is 3cm longer than the base what lengths of the base will allow the perimeter to be greater than 19 cm?

asked by Sulynn on May 20, 2010
9. ## Calculus

Hi there,could you help me with the following questions; 1.) Analyze the key features (any asymptotes, intercepts, critical points) and then sketch the graph of the function f(x)= x-0.25/x^2 --> I am unsure about my answers could you tell me if I am

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10. ## math

i need to know how to solve this shark's teeth are shaped like triangles . the height of a tooth of a certain shark is 2cm longer than the base . the area is 12cm2 find the height and base.

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11. ## math

Shark teeth are shape like a triangle. The height of a certain shark is 2cm longer than the base. The area is 24cm^2. Find the height and base

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12. ## Algebra

The base of rectangle is 3cm more than twice the height the perimeter is 60cm find the base and height of the rectangle

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13. ## Algebra maths

The base of rectangle is3cm than twice the height. The perimeter is 60cm find the base and height of a rectangle

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14. ## Geometry

For the given dimensions, find the area of each figure. If necessary round to the nearest hundredth. 1.Rectangle with base 4m and height 2cm. 2. Square with side length 3.5 in. 3. Circle with diameter 9cm.

asked by Ronnie on July 8, 2013
15. ## Math

The trapezoid above has a base of 38 m and a height of 12 m. Which set of dimensions would produce a similar figure? A. base = 114 m, height = 36 m B. base = 38 m, height = 36 m C. base = 119 m, height = 36 m D. base = 109 m, height = 36 m

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16. ## Math

1) If the height of a parallelogram is 27.3 m and the base is 6.3 m, what is the area of the parallelogram? 2) If the base of a rectangle is 27.4 mm and the area is 420.92 mm2, what is the height of the rectangle? 3) What is the height of a rectangle with

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17. ## math

i have math homework and it says i have to find 1 pair of rectangle that are simular and find the scale factor but i cant find the scale factorthe k rectangle is 4 cubes base by 3cubes height and n rectangle is 12 cubes base and 1 cube height but i cant

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18. ## math

1.The base of a triangle is 5cm greater than the height. The area is 33cm(2). Find the height and the length of the base? Height? Base? 2. Factor X(2)-7x 3.Factor 5a(6)-1080a(3) 4. Find the GCF 5x(9),5x,-20= For this one I think the gcf is 5 Is this

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19. ## Pre-Calc 20

**EDIT** A rectangle has a diagonal of 18cm. The diagonal creates a 60 degree angle at the base of the triangle. Write an exact expression for the base and the height of the triangle. My teacher wants the base and height answered in roots so do you think

asked by Julie on September 23, 2016
20. ## maths

Im confused can any1 help me on this question ?? or try and put me on the right track? (a) A circle has radius 2cm (in that circle there is an triangle AOB) and the chord AB has length 3cm. AO is 2cm and BO is 2cm. O is the centre of the circle. (b)

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21. ## algebra

The base of a triangle is 7cm greater than the height. the area is 60cm^2. find the height and the lenght of the base.

asked by John on April 21, 2010
22. ## algebra

The base of a triangle is 4cm greater than the height the area is 48cm^2 find the height and the length of the base

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23. ## Math

The base of a triangle is 6cm greater than the height. The area is 20cm^2. Find the height and the length of the base.

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24. ## math

The base of a triangle is 5cm greater than the height. The area is 52cm^2. Find the height and length of the base.

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25. ## Algebra

The base of a triangle is 8cm greater than the height. The area is 42cm^2. Find the height and length of the base.

asked by Kim on January 14, 2009
26. ## math

The base of a triangle is 3 cm greater than the height. The area is 14cm^2. Find the length and height of the base.

27. ## math

ABC is a right-angled triangle atB. AB=(3x+2)cm and BC=2CM.GIVEN THAT THE AREA OF THE TRIANGLE IS 85CM SQUARE FIND THE VALUE OF X. Say that the height= 3x+2 base= 2 Area of a triangle equals 1/2 base times height so... (1/2) of the base is 1 and 1 times

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28. ## PreCal

A square sheet of cardboard 18 inches is made into an open box (there is no top), by cutting squares of equal size out of each corner and folding up the sides. Find the dimensions of the box with the maximun volume. Volume= base(width)height but base + 2H

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29. ## math

The base of a triangle is 6 cm greater than twice the height.The area is 28 cm2.Find the height and the base.

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30. ## algebra

The base of a triangle is 8 cm greater than the height. The area is 64 cm^2. Find the height and the length of the base.

asked by Valentine on March 3, 2011
31. ## Algebra

For the pair of similar solids, find the value of the variable. radius 15cm height 6cm the other is radius 5cm height x cm 3cm **** 18cm 16cm 2cm For the pair of similar solids, find the value of the variable. base x mm height 24mm the other base 4mm

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32. ## math

The base of a triangle is 5cm greater than the height. The area is 18cm^2. Find the height and the base. The height is triangle is?cm The base of the triangle is?cm

asked by Tina on February 4, 2010
33. ## geometry

What is the volume of a square pyramid with base edge 2cm and height of 2cm. I came up with 8 cm^3

asked by JOY on May 21, 2011
34. ## Math

1)Forty solid hemisphere each of diameter 2cm , are melted to form a solid cone with a base diameter 6cm .Find the height of the cone? 2)A pyramid has a square base of side 12cm and a height of 15cm .Calculate its volume and total surface area?

asked by Reshma on May 23, 2011
35. ## algebra 2

A landscaper is designing a flower garden in the shape of a trapezoid. She wants the shorter base to be 3 yards greater than the height and the longer base to be 7 yards greater than the height. She wants the area to be 295 square yards. The situation is

asked by cj on October 21, 2015
36. ## algebra

A landscaper is designing a flower garden in the shape of a trapezoid. She wants the shorter base to be 3 yards greater than the height and the linger base to be 7 yards greater than the height. She wants the area to be 295 square yards. The situation is

asked by Lee on November 1, 2012
37. ## math --- pls check my work!

help pls asap!!! Check my work! 1. Find the area for the following figure. (trapazoid: bottom base 16.3, top base 5.9, height 4.6) 51.06 m^2*** 74.98 m^2 27.14 m^2 102.12 m^2 2. Find the area for the following figure. (1 point) (triangle: base 20.3, height

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38. ## Math

The area of a rectangle is 128 square feet. Its height is twice its base. Find the length of the height and the length of the base.

asked by Hayley on September 17, 2013
39. ## Calculus

A rectangle has a diagonal of 8cm. The diagonal creates a 60 degrees angle at the base of the rectangle. Write an exact expression for the base and the height of the rectangle. ^^ Don't get how to do that, Ive only drawn a triangular diagram, and im

asked by -Untamed- on October 24, 2011
40. ## Telisis Prep

The base of a rectangle is 6 inches greater than twice the height. The perimeter is 78 inches. Find the area.

asked by Bailey on April 27, 2013
41. ## Triangles/Math

All of these are triangles Find the areas of the triangles 1. 8 is base and 5 is height A=bxh divided by 2 8x5=40 divided by 2=20 2. 6 is base and 7 is height A=bxh divided by 2 7x6=42 divided by 2=21 3. 12 is base and 5 is height A=bxh divided by 2

asked by Connor on January 18, 2012
42. ## algebra

the base of a triangle is 5cm greater than the height. The area is 33cm^2. What is the height and the length of the base?

asked by Armelia on July 23, 2010
43. ## Algebra

Please look over- 1.) Find the area of a rectangle in which the base measures 20 centimeters and the height is half the length of the base. My Answer= area= 200cm squared 2.) Find the area of a parallelogram in which the height measures 14 inches and the

asked by Jamie on September 15, 2007
44. ## Intermediate Algebra

The base of the triangle is 5 cm greater than the height. The area is 33 cm^2. Find the height and the length of the base. The height of the triangle is ___ cm The base of the triangle is ___ cm

asked by Spacegazing on March 3, 2014
45. ## Math

The base of a triangle is 8cm greater than the height . The area is 24cm^2. The height is what and the base is what?

asked by Pam on November 1, 2013
46. ## algebra 2

ok supposed the base of a triangle is 5 cm greater than the height the area is 52 cm what is the height and length at the base?

asked by me on June 13, 2010

The area of a rectangle is 45cm2. The height is one less than two times the base. what is the length of the base

asked by Mark on January 4, 2010
48. ## geometry

the base of a triangle is 3cm greater thanthe height.the area is 27cm find the heightand base of the triangle

asked by Anonymous on October 1, 2011
49. ## algebra 1

The base of a triangle is 3 cm greater than the height. The area is 27 cm squared. Find the height and base of the triangle.

asked by jerry on December 15, 2016
50. ## Math

1. A parking lot space is in shape of a rectangle. If the space has a length of 23 feet and a width of 12 feet, what is the area of the parking space? A.128ft2 B.266ft2 C276ft2**** D138ft2 2. Each blade on a windmill is in shape of a triangle with base of

51. ## math

an altitude of triangle is 5/3rd of the length of its corresponding base if their altitude be increased by 4cm and the base is decreased by 2cm, the area of the triangles remain the same. find the base and altitude of triangle ?????

asked by TUHITUHI on October 7, 2012
52. ## Algebra II

The base of a triangle is 8 cm greater than the height. The area is 24cm^2. What is the base and height?

asked by Nancy on January 17, 2011
53. ## algebra

One side of a trianle is 2cm shorter than the base,x. The other side is 8cm longer than the base. What lenghts of the base will allow the perimeter of the trianlge to be at least 30cm

asked by Rita on September 1, 2012
54. ## math/geometry

What are the surface areas of this two figures? a) a triangular pyramid with base of 5 cm, an altitude of the base of 8.7 cm and a slant height = 6.9 cm b) a square pyramid with a slant height of 5.2cm and an altitude of the triangle of 9cm.

asked by katie on November 11, 2008
55. ## geometry

Rectangles A and B are congruent. The base of rectangle A is 5 inches more than its height. The height of rectangle B is 12 inches. What is the base of rectangle A?

asked by Gab on February 16, 2012
56. ## algebra 1

the area of a rectangle with the base of 3x-1 and the height of 2x-2, and a square with the base 2x+2 and the height of 2x+2

asked by Hailey Collins on September 10, 2013
57. ## geometry

the perimeter of a rectangle is 72. the base is 3 times the height find the area of the rectangle

asked by w on October 3, 2013
58. ## alg 2

a rectangle is to be inscribed in a isosceles triangle of height 8 and base 10. Find the greatest area of such rectangle.

asked by keeter on January 17, 2011
59. ## alg 2

a rectangle is to be inscribed in a isosceles triangle of height 8 and base 10. Find the greatest area of such rectangle.

asked by keeter on January 17, 2011
60. ## alg 2

a rectangle is to be inscribed in a isosceles triangle of height 8 and base 10. Find the greatest area of such rectangle.

asked by keeter on January 17, 2011
61. ## Triangles math

I want to confirm if I understood . Problem states : Draw a right triangle with a base of 2 units and a height of 3 units. Make three “copies” so that the lengths of the new sides are 50%, 300%, and 500% of the original. Solution: 1st triangle

asked by Jessica on January 18, 2017
62. ## math

which figure has the same area as the parallelogram shown below? A.a triangle with a base 4 mm and a height of 20 mm B.a trapezoid with the base of 15 mm and 25 mm and a height of 2 mm C.a trapezoid with bases of 6 mm and 14 mm and a height of 8 mm D.a

asked by help math on February 24, 2017
63. ## Math

Find the area of a circle with a radius of 8 cm. Use 3.14 for pi. Type your answer as a number only. Find the area of a triangle with a base of 6 cm and a height of 3 cm. Remember your formula. Question 4 Find the area of a figure with base #1 of 4 in.,

asked by paragonnova on March 24, 2013
64. ## Math

A mechanical engineering student wishes to inscribe a rectangle in a quarter circle of radius 2.00 cm. Determine the dimensions of the rectangle that will give it the greatest area. length in cm = height in cm = My attempt on find the relationship between

asked by Ashley on January 29, 2013
65. ## Differential calculus

A triangle has a base of 16 inches and an altitude of 8 inches. Find the dimentions of the largest rectangle that can be inscribed in the triangle if the base of the rectangle coincides with the base of the triangle

asked by Anonymous on October 2, 2018
66. ## Solid Mensuration

A triangle has a base of 16 inches and an altitude of 8 inches. Find the dimensions of the largest rectangle that can be inscribed in the triangle if the base of the rectangle coincides with the base of the triangle.

asked by Jean on August 19, 2015
67. ## math

which shapes will have an area of 24m2? choose all that apply. a. a triangle with the base of 6m and a height of 4m b. a parallelogram with a base of 48m and a height of .5m c. a trapezoid with the bases of 9m and 3m and a height of 4m d. a triangle with a

68. ## calculus

A rectangle is to be inscribed in a right triangle having sides of length 36 in, 48 in, and 60 in. Find the dimensions of the rectangle with greatest area assuming the rectangle is positioned as in the accompanying figure. right triangle: hypotenuse- 60in

asked by Mely on July 31, 2010
69. ## Math

isosceles trapezoid with a perimeter of 52 meters; one base is 10 meters greater than the other base; the measure of each leg is 3 less than twice the base of the shorter base

asked by Anonymous on August 25, 2014
70. ## math

an isolation triangle has a base of 6 units and a height of 12 units. find the maximum possible area for a rectangle that is inscribed in the triangle and has one side resting on the base of the triangle. what are the dimensions of the rectangle of maximum

asked by Anonymous on November 12, 2015
71. ## math

a cylindrical metal bar has a base radius of 2cm and a height of 9cm. it is melted down and recast into a tube. Find a side of the cube

asked by Michael on April 28, 2014
72. ## Math

The base of a rectangle is twice the length of the height. If the height of the rectangle is h inches,what is the length of the base? ______________ inches If the height of the rectangle is 4 inches what is the length of the base? ________ inches PLEASE

asked by Maryam on December 13, 2011
73. ## Math

Note: Enter your answer and show all the steps that you use to solve this problem in the space provided. An image of a rocket is shown. The triangle at the top of the rocket has a base of length 3 inches and a height of 4 inches. The rectangle in the

asked by hi on March 7, 2019
74. ## math

the altitude of a triagnle is 2cm shorter then its base. the area is 15cm squared. determine the base of the triangle.

asked by byran on October 12, 2009
75. ## Algebra II

The height of a right triangle is 7 inches greater than the length of its base. If the area of the triangle is 15 square inches, find the base.

asked by Nicole on July 1, 2011
76. ## Calculus

Assume the dimensions of a rectangle are continuously changing in a way so that the area, A, of the rectangle remains constant. If the base of the rectangle is increasing at a rate of 3 inches per second, at what rate is the height of the rectangle

asked by Marto on March 21, 2013
77. ## algebra

Find the perimeter of a rectangle if the given base is (x-5)m, and the height is (6x+7)m.

asked by Jaja on October 15, 2010
78. ## Math

I need help, thanks. Find the base of a rectangle where area=40 and height=5

asked by Quinn on August 19, 2016
79. ## Geometry

For a given box, the height measures 4 meters. If the length of the rectangular base is 2 meters greater than the width of the base and the lateral area L is 96 square meters, find the dimensions of the box.

asked by Jordie on May 30, 2012
80. ## math

the base of a rectangular prism is congruent to the base of a pyramid. the height of the pyramid is 3 times the height of the prism. which figure has a greater volume?explain.

asked by charolette on May 19, 2011
81. ## Calculus :)

A rectangle is inscribed with its base on the x-axis and its upper corners on the parabola y=6–x^2. What are the dimensions of such a rectangle with the greatest possible area? Find Width=____ & Height=4 just need to find width.. is not 2

asked by Brit on July 26, 2011
82. ## geometry

1.what is the base of the rectangle for stage # 12? 2.what is the height of the rectangle for the stage #14? 3.what is the perimeter of the rectangle for stage #10? 4.if the base of the rectangle in 36,what is the stage number?

asked by candy on October 3, 2011
83. ## Algebra

One base of trapezoid AGIE is four less than three times the other shorter base. The height of the trapezoid is one half of the shorter base. The area of the trapezoid is 210 square inches. Find the lengths of the bases and the height.

asked by Raven on September 21, 2014
84. ## MATH OMG HELP

The base and height of an original rectangle are each increased by 15%. The area of the new rectangle is k/w times the area of the original rectangle. If k and w are relatively prime positive integers, find the value of k + w.

asked by Jujube on January 21, 2008
85. ## geometry

a right squarepyramid has a base length of 4cm and heeight of 10cm.how many times greater is the surface area of a right square pyramid with the same height if the base length is doubled?

asked by simrat on April 5, 2011
86. ## Geometry

What is the volume of a right hexagonal pyramid with base edge of 1 cm and height of 2cm Would I use V=BH 6(2)=12cm^3

asked by JOY on May 21, 2011
87. ## calculus

A rectangle with its base on the x-axis is to be inscribed under the graph of y=2-x^2. Find the height of the rectangle if the area is the largest possible area. (Round to the nearest hundreth)

asked by Sarah on November 13, 2011
88. ## algebra

the area of a rectangle with base b and height h is bh. A rectangle sports goal is 9 ft wide and 8 ft high. Find the area of the opening

asked by slomo on January 5, 2015
89. ## algebra

The base of a triangle is 3cm grater than the height. The area is 14cm^2. Find the height and length of the base. Please show how you dervied at your answer.

asked by Jackie on September 1, 2010
90. ## algebra

The base of a triangle is 3cm grater than the height. The area is 14cm^2. Find the height and length of the base. Please show how you dervied at your answer.

asked by jackie on September 2, 2010
91. ## algebra 1 :(

The height of a triangle is 8m less than the base. the area is 10m^2. Find the height and base. I really need help on just turning this word problem into an equation!

asked by nicole on December 11, 2007
92. ## geometry

the area of a triangle is 147 square inches and its height is 1.5 times its base. find the base and the height of the trianle.

asked by michelle on December 5, 2010
93. ## calculus

A rectangle with its base on the x-axis is to be inscribed under the graph of y=2-x^2. Find the height of the rectangle if the area is the largest possible area.

asked by Anonymous on March 2, 2008
94. ## Algebra

Rose's garden is in the shape of a trapezoid. If the height of the trapezoid is 16m, one base is 20m, and the area is 224 m squared, find the length of the other base. The height dimension h is measure perpendicular to the to parallel "base" sides, a and

asked by Judy on March 13, 2007
95. ## Calculus (Volumes)

A solid has as its base the region bounded by the curves y = -2x^2 +2 and y = -x^2 +1. Find the volume of the solid if every cross section of a plane perpendicular to the x-axis is a trapezoid with lower base in the xy-plane, upper base equal to 1/2 the

asked by Peterg on August 29, 2017
96. ## Calculus

a solid has as its base the region bounded by the curves y = -2x^2 +2 and y = -x^2 +1. Find the volume of the solid if every cross section of a plane perpendicular to the x-axis is a trapezoid with lower base in the xy-plane, upper base equal to 1/2 the

asked by James on August 29, 2017
97. ## trigonometry

the height of a triangle is 10m longer than twice its base. its area is 176m^2. Find the lengths of its height and base.

asked by michael on October 2, 2011
98. ## Algebra

The base of triangle is 4cmgreater then the height, the area is 48cm squared. Find the height and the length of the base.

asked by Debbie on February 2, 2008
99. ## Math

The height of a parallelogram with an area of 300 square yards and a base of 15 yards and 1 more question A rectangle has verticles W(2,3) X (2,6) Y(7,6) and Z(7,3) Describe how to find the side lengths of the rectangle without graphing

asked by Dj on March 6, 2013
100. ## math

The area of a triangle is 45cm and the altitude is 5cm greater than the base. Find the length of the base.

asked by bob on May 5, 2016