Tony has a piece of wire 36 inches long. He bent it into a quadrilateral with sides of equal length and angles of equal measure. (Part A) Classify the quadrilateral. Give all the names that fit. (Part B) Justify your

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  1. Calculus

    A piece of wire 40cm long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into the shape of a square and the other is bent into the shape of a circle. How should the wire be cut so that the total area enclosed is a) a maximum? /b) a minimum? Perimeter of square

  2. math

    a wire is bent to form four semicircles all with diameters of 32 cm, how long is the wire? round to the nearest hundredth

  3. Calculus Help Please Urgent!!!

    A piece of wire 14 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. (a) How much wire should be used for the square in order to maximize the total area? 14 m this one I got right (b) How

  4. Related rates

    A piece of wire 10 feet long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into the shape of a circle and the other into the shape of the square. How should the wire be cut so that the combined area of the two figures is as small as possible?

  5. Pre-Calc

    A piece of wire 100 cm long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent to form a square and the other to form a circle. Let x equal the length of the wire used to form the square. A. write the function that represents the area of the two figures B.

  6. Mathematics-please help!

    A piece of wire 168cm. long is to be cut into two pieces, each to be bent to make a square. The lenght of a side of one square is to be 2cm. greater than the lenght of aside of the other. What is the area of the smaller square? Ans= 80

  7. Calculus

    A wire 60 cm long is to be cut into two pieces. One of the pieces will be bent into the shape of a square and the other into the shape of an equilateral triangle, as shown in the diagram below: a diagram showing a 60 cm wire cut into two pieces of length x

  8. Calculus!!!

    A piece of wire 28 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into a circle. (a) How much wire should be used for the square in order to maximize the total area? (b) How much wire should be used for the square in

  9. math

    A 2 feet piece of wire is cut into two pieces and once piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. How much wire should be used for the square to ensure that the total area enclosed by both shapes is minimized?

  10. Calculus

    A piece of wire 24 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into a circle. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) (a) How much wire should be used for the circle in order to maximize the total area?

  11. Calculus

    A piece of wire 18 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into a circle. (a) How much wire should be used for the square in order to maximize the total area? (b) How much wire should be used for the square in

  12. math

    a wire is 36 m long is cut into two pieces , each piece is bent to form a rectangle which is 1 centimeter longer than its width. how long should each piece be to minimize the sum of the areas of the two rectangles?

  13. Calculus

    A 100 inch piece of wire is cut into two pieces. Each piece of wire is used to make a square wire frame. Let x be the length of one piece of the wire. Determine an algebraic representation A(x) for the total area of the two squares.

  14. HELLP!! calculus

    A piece of wire 25 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into a circle. (a) How much of the wire should go to the square to maximize the total area enclosed by both figures? (b) how much of the wire should go

  15. Calculus

    A piece of wire 15 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle.

  16. Calculus 1

    A piece of wire 23 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. (a) How much wire should be used for the square in order to maximize the total area? (b) How much wire should be used for

  17. PreCalc

    A piece of wire x inches long is bent into the shape of an equilateral triangle. Find a function that represents the area of the triangle and state the domain of the function.

  18. math

    if a wire 20 inches long is to be cut so that one piece is 2/5 as long as the other piece, how many inches long must the shorter piece be?

  19. Math

    A piece of wire is bent into the shape of an isosceles triangle. The base angles are each 48 degree and the perpendicular height to the base is 6 cm. Calculate the length of the wire.

  20. Physics

    A uniform piece of wire, 30 cm long, is bent in the center to give it an L-shape. How far from the bend is the center of mass? I know that the center of mass is ([m1]x+[m2]x)/([m1]+m2]), but I don't quite understand how to apply it to this problem.

  21. geometry

    how many inches long is the radius of the largest circle that can fit inside a rectangle 18 inches long and 12 inches wide? An 84-cm wire is cut into three pieces. the second piece is 4 cm longer than the first piece and the third piece is twice as long as

  22. Calculus

    A wire 17 inches long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent to form a square and the other is bent to form a rectangle that is twice as wide as it is high. How should the wire be cut in order to minimize the total area of the square and rectangle?

  23. Math

    You have a wire that is 35 cm long. You wish to cut it into two pieces. One piece will be bent into the shape of a square. The other piece will be bent into the shape of a circle. Let A represent the total area of the square and the circle. What is the

  24. Calculus

    a piece of wire 12 ft. long is cut into two pieces. one piece is made into a circle and the other piece is made into a square. Let the piece of length x be formed into a circle. allow x to equal 0 or 12, so all the wire is used for the square or for the

  25. Calculus

    A piece of wire 12 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into the shape of a circle of radius r and the other is bent into a square of side s. How should the wire be cut so that the total area enclosed is: a) a maximum? r= and s=. b) a minimum?

  26. math

    a piece of wire 12 meters long is cut into two pieces.one piece is bent into the shape of an equilateral triangle and the other into the shape of a circle.how should the wire be cut so that the combined area of the two figures is as small as possible?

  27. Math

    A piece of wire is bent to form a square of area 121cm. Calculate: a)the length of each side of the square. b)the perimeter of the square. The piece of wire is now bent to form a circle using π=3.14 Calculate: a)the radius of the circle b)the area of the

  28. Calculus

    A piece of wire 40 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. How much of the wire should go to the square to minimize the total area enclosed by both figures?

  29. calculus

    A piece of wire 18 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into a circle. (a) How much wire should be used for the square in order to maximize the total area?

  30. MINIMIZATION PROBLEM (CALC)

    A wire 9 meters long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square for a frame for a stained glass ornament, while the other piece is bent into a circle for a TV antenna. To reduce storage space, where should the wire be cut to minimize the total

  31. Math

    A piece of wire is 76cm long.it is cut into two unequal parts and each part is bent into a square.the sum of the areas of two squares is 205cm^2.find the length of the shorter part of the wire.

  32. Calculus

    A piece of wire 40 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. How should the wire be cut so that the total area enclosed is a maximum= minimum= Find the length of the wire used

  33. Precalc

    •You have a wire that is 71 cm long. You wish to cut it into two pieces. One piece will be bent into the shape of a right triangle with legs of equal length. The other piece will be bent into the shape of a circle. Let A represent the total area enclosed

  34. math

    a wire 36 meter long is cut into two pieces. each piece is bent to form a rectangle which is 1 cm longer than its width. How long should each piece be to minimize the sum of the areas of the two rectangle?

  35. Math

    A piece of metal is bent into a rectangle and has a length which is 5 times as long as its width. If the perimeter of the piece of metal is 13 feet 6 inches, find the length and the width of the piece of sheet metal. You must use a variable , write an

  36. physics #22

    A length of wire is bent into a closed loop and a magnet is plunged into it, inducing a voltage and,consequently, a current in the wire. A second lenghtof wire, twice as long, is bent into two loops of wire, and a magnet is similarly plunged into it. Twice

  37. Pre-Cal

    A wire 360 inches long is cut into two pieces. One piece is formed into a square and the other into a circle. If the two figures have the same area, what are the lengths of the two pieces of wire (to the nearest tenth of an inch)?

  38. Calc

    A wire 100 inches long is to be cut into two pieces. One of the pieces will be bent into the shape of a circle and the other into the shape of a equilateral triangle. How should the wire be cut so as to maximize the sum of the area of the areas of the

  39. Pre Cal

    a piece of wire 5 inches long is to be cut into two pieces. One piece is x inches long and is to be bent into the shape of a square. the other piece is to be bent into the shape of a circle. Find an expression for the total area made up by the square and

  40. Calculus

    A wire 7 meters long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square for a frame for a stained glass ornament, while the other piece is bent into a circle for a TV antenna. To reduce storage space, where should the wire be cut to minimize the total

  41. Math

    A piece of wire 9 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into the shape of a circle of radius r and the other is bent into a square of side s. How should the wire be cut so that the total area enclosed is: I need help finding the radius and side

  42. MINIMIZATION PROBLEM (CALC)

    A wire 9 meters long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square for a frame for a stained glass ornament, while the other piece is bent into a circle for a TV antenna. To reduce storage space, where should the wire be cut to minimize the total

  43. Calculus

    A piece of wire 7 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. A. How much wire should be used for the square in order to maximize the total area? B. How much wire should be used for the

  44. calculus help please

    A piece of wire 14 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. (a) How much wire should be used for the square in order to maximize the total area? = 14 m (b) How much wire should be

  45. Precalc

    You have a wire that is 100 cm long. You wish to cut it into two pieces. One piece will be bent into the shape of a right triangle with legs of equal length. The other piece will be bent into the shape of a circle. Let A represent the total area enclosed

  46. Pre-calc

    You have a wire that is 89 cm long. You wish to cut it into two pieces. One piece will be bent into the shape of a square. The other piece will be bent into the shape of a circle. Let A represent the total area of the square and the circle. What is the

  47. Math

    Use place value to solve Pablo has a piece of wire that is 0.08 meters long Beth has a piece of wire that is 10 times as long as problems wired leaves wire is one-tenth as long as problems how long is Beth wire how long is li's wire

  48. maths

    A piece of wire when bent in the form of square encloses an area of 484cm sq.now if the same wire is bent in the form of circle area enclosed by it would be

  49. calculus

    a wire 60cm long is to be cut into two pieces, one of which is to be bent into the shape of a square and the other of which is to be bent into an equilateral triangle. find how the wire should be cut so that the combined area of the square and equilateral

  50. math

    When it is assembled, a flute is 28 inches long. The middle piece m is 5 inches less than twice as long as the first piece f. The last piece l is two-thirds as long as the first piece. Find the length of each piece of the flute

  51. Math

    A piece of fabric is 52 inches long. You cut the fabric into two pieces. The first piece is x inches long. The second is 14 inches longer than the first. Draw a diagram & solve for x.

  52. math

    Tony has a piece of wire 36 inches long.He bent it into a quadrilateral with sides of equal length and angles of equal measure. (Part A) Classify the quadrilateral.Give all the names that fit. (Part B) Justify your answer with evidence.

  53. math

    Tony has a piece of wire 36 inches long. He bent it into a quadrilateral with sides of equal length and angles of equal measure. (Part A) Classify the quadrilateral. Give all the names that fit. (Part B) Justify your answer with evidence.

  54. Math

    A piece of wire is 60 inches long. The wire needs too be bent into two peices. The prices are both bent in a square. If the ratio of the length or the pieces are 3:2. What is the ration for the smaller square to the nuggets square?

  55. Calculus

    A wire 4 meters long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square for a frame for a stained glass ornament, while the other piece is bent into a circle for a TV antenna. To reduce storage space, where should the wire be cut to minimize the total

  56. Math word problem

    I know the answer, but is there a formula to show work? Amy had a piece of wire 96 inches long. She cut the wire into 3 pieces. The second piece was 6 inches longer than the first piece. The third piece is 9 inches longer than the second. What was the

  57. Calc Optimization

    A piece of wire 9 m long is cut into two pieces. one piece is bent into the shape of a circle of radius r and the other is bent into a square of side s. how should the wire be cut so that the total area enclosed is: I have found the minimum r=.6301115 and

  58. math problem

    A piece of wire 24 cm long is cut into two pieces and each piece is bent to form a square . Find the lenght of each piece of wire in order to maximize the sum of the area of the two squares?

  59. math

    A florist uses wire frames to support flower arrangements displayed at weddings. Each frame is constructed from a wire length 9ft long that is cut into six pieces. the vertical edges of the frame consist of four of the pieces of wire that are each 12

  60. Calc

    A wire 9 meters long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square for a frame for a stained glass ornament, while the other piece is bent into a circle for a TV antenna. To reduce storage space, where should the wire be cut to minimize the total

  61. Calc 1

    A piece of wire 11 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. (a) How much wire should be used for the square in order to maximize the total area? (b) How much wire should be used for

  62. calculus

    A five feet piece of wire is cut into two pieces. One Piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. Where should the wire be cut so that the total area enclosed by both is minimum.

  63. Math

    A piece of wire of 14 meters long is cute into 2 pieces. One piece is bent into the shape of an equilateral triangle and the other into the shape of a circle. How should be the wire be cut so that the combined area of 2 figures is as small as possible?

  64. optimization calculus

    A piece of wire 25 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into a circle. (a) How much of the wire should go to the square to maximize the total area enclosed by both figures? (b) how much of the wire should go

  65. algebra 2

    ABC is a piece of wire bent so that straight portions AB and BC, whose lenghts are 3 inches and 4 inches, are at a right angle. The end A is fixed. What is the locus of C? I just don't know how to start!

  66. Math

    A piece of wire 12 m long is cut into 2 pieces. One piece is bent into the shape of an equilateral triangle and the other into a shape of a circle. How should the wire be cut so that the combined area of the two figures is as small as possible?

  67. math

    You have a wire that is 71 cm long. You wish to cut it into two pieces. One piece will be bent into the shape of a right triangle with legs of equal length. The other piece will be bent into the shape of a circle. Let A represent the total area enclosed by

  68. mathematics

    a piece of wire is bent to form a circle of area 6.16 squared centimeter. if the same piece of wire is bent to form a square, calculate the area enclosed by the square (use pi=22/7)

  69. algebra

    a wire of 16 inches cut into 2 pieces. Each piece bent into a square. Find the length of the two pieces so the sum of the areas of the two squares in 10 square inches.

  70. Pre calculus

    You have a wire that is 71 cm long. You wish to cut it into two pieces. One piece will be bent into the shape of a square. The other piece will be bent into the shape of a circle. Let A represent the total area of the square and the circle. What is the

  71. Calculus

    i need help, im not sure how to get started : 1) A piece of wire 14 m long is cut into two pieces, the length of the first piece being x m. The first piece is bent into a circle, and the other is bent into a rectangle with length twice the width. Give an

  72. differential calculus

    a pc of wire 10feet long is cut into 2 pcs. one piece is bent into the shape of a circle and the other into the shape of a square. how should the wire be cut so that the combined area is as large as possible?

  73. Math

    a piece of wire is 20 cm. long. it is cut into pieces, each of which is then bent to form a square. the total area of the two squares is 13 sq. cm. How long is side of each square?

  74. math

    a piece of wire 24 ft. long is cut into two pieces. one piece is made into a circle and the other piece is made into a square. Let the piece of length x be formed into a circle. allow x to equal 0 or 24, so all the wire is used for the square or for the

  75. Math

    A piece of wire 27/32 inches in length is cut into 3 equal pieces . How long is each piece 27/32 , 3/1 =81/32 =27 Is this right

  76. Physics

    I understand the basics of the center of mass, but I'm having a hard time with this wire one: "A uniform piece of wire, 20 cm long, is bent in the center to give it an L-shape. How far from the bend is the center of mass?" If you could help that'd be

  77. Math

    Use place value to solve please. Pablo has a piece of wire that is 0.08 meters long. Beth has a piece of wire that is ten times as long as Pablo's wire. Li's wire is 1/10 as long as Pablo's. How long is Beth's wire? How long is Li's wire? Beth has .80 and

  78. Mathematics

    (in this question they did not give me any diagrams) use pie 22/7 (a) a piece of wire is bent to form a square of area 121cm squared Calculate the length of each side of the square. Calculate the perimeter of the square. (b) the same piece of wire was bent

  79. Math

    Use place value to solve Pablo has a piece of wire that is 0.08 Meters long. Beth has a piece of wire that is 10 times as long as Pablo's wire.Li's wire is 1/10 as long as Pablo's wire. How long is Beth's wire? How long is Li's wire?

  80. Math

    A piece of wire 64 cm long is bent to form a rhombus.What is the length of each side of the rhombus

  81. Algebra

    A ribbon 106 inches long is cut into three pieces. The middle-sized piece is 4 inches longern than twice the shortest piece. the longest piece is 3 times as long as the shortest piece. how long is the shortest piece?

  82. PreCalculus

    A wire is 200 inches long is cut into three pieces, two of equal length, each twice as long as the third. How long is the third piece?

  83. Math

    you have a piece of wood that is 144 inches long. you cut it into three pieces. the second piece is 12 inches longer than the first piece. the third piece is 12 inches longer than the second piece. write and solve the equation to find the lengths of the

  84. Math

    Allen has a piece of rope that is 84 inches long. He cuts off one piece that is 43 3/4 inches long and another piece that is 31 5/8 inches long. What is the total length of the remaining piece of rope after the two cuts are made?

  85. math

    Sarah had 4 pieces of rope.each piece was twice the length of the previous piece. the first piece was 1 foot 3 inches long. How many feet of rope did Sarah have altogether. first piece=1 foot 3 inches second piece= 2x1 foot 3 inches third piece= 2 foot 6

  86. Differential Calculus

    Hi pls help me i dunno what to do show me complete solution please please Thank you. a piece of wire 10ft. long is cut into two pieces , one piece is bent into the shape of a circle and the other into the shape of a square. How should the wire be cut so

  87. Algebra

    A rope 116 inches is cut into three pieces.The middle-sized piece is 10 inches shorter than twice the shortest piece.The longest piece is 5/3 as long as the shortest piece.What is the length of the shortest piece?

  88. Math

    Joe has 1/4 yard of wire that he wants to cut into 5 equal sized pieces. How many inches long will each piece be?

  89. Precalculus

    There is a piece of wire 200 cm long. It needs to be cut into 2 pieces, with one piece forming an equilateral triangle and the other piece forming a circle. How long must each piece be to maximize the area of each shape?

  90. Differential calculus

    A piece of wire of length 2 m. is cut into two parts, one of which is bent into the shape of a square and the other into a shape of a circle. How should the wire be cut so that sum of the enclosed areas is minimum.

  91. Physics

    (1) 45 micro coulombs of charge is passed through a wire in 35 seconds. How many electrons does this represent? What is the current in the wire? (2) A piece of copper wire has a resistance of 5 Ohms at 20 degrees celsius. If another piece of copper wire at

  92. MATH

    A PIECE OF METAL3/7/8 INCHES LONG IS TO BE CUT FROM A LONG PIECE OF 5/1/16 INCHES. WHAT WILL BE THE LENGTH OF THE REMAINING PIECE?

  93. math

    an electrician cuts a 29 foot piece of wire into two pieces. one piece is 4 feet longer than the other piece.how long is each piece?

  94. algebra

    A piece of yarn 29 inches long is cut into two parts. If one of the resulting pieces is m inches long, represent the length of the other piece.

  95. Algebraic Polynomials

    I don't know where to go about creating a polynomial equations for the following problem: A piece of wire 52 in. long is cut into two pieces, and then each piece is formed into a square. If the sum of the areas of the two squares is 97 in.^2, how long are

  96. math

    A stick 35 inches long is to be cut so that one piece is 1/4 as long as the other. How many inches long must the shorter piece be? a. 5 b. 7 c. 10 d. 12 e. 15 please answer and explain

  97. math

    A board is 48 inches long. It must be divided into four pieces of equal length and each cut will cause a waste of 3/16 inch. How long will each piece be after the cuts? 12 inches 11 55/64 inches* 11 1/16 inches

  98. Pre algebra

    25ft piece wire cut into 2 pieces one piece is 19ft shorter than the other piece how long was each piece

  99. math

    An electrician cuts a 12-ft piece of wire into two pieces one piece is 8 feet shorter than the other piece how long was each piece

  100. math

    A piece of metal 3 7/8 inches long is to be cute from a longer piece of 5 1/16 inches.What will be the length of the remaining piece?

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