1. Algebra

    A bean sprout grows 3 inches in its first week, 2 inches in its second week, and 1.333 inches in its third week. If the sprout's growth follows this pattern, how much will the bean sprout have grown in its fourth week?

    asked by George on October 3, 2012
  2. Algebra

    A gift box has a volume of 450 cubic inches. The width of the box is 4 inches less than the length. The height is twice the width. What is the width in inches of the gift box?

    asked by Anonymous on November 14, 2018
  3. math

    One wet weekend, 0.86 inches of rain fell on Saturday. The next day, 1.52 inches of rain fell. How many inches of rain fell over the weekend? i need help I've been stuck on this for 30 minutes

    asked by someone on February 17, 2017
  4. math

    Alex must wrap two boxes. Both boxes are right rectangular prisms. The smaller box has a length of 12 inches. The larger box is similar to the first and has a length of 48 inches. Find the ratio of the amount of paper needed to wrap the large box to the

    asked by Hannah on May 2, 2010
  5. 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.

    asked by shanice on June 29, 2012
  6. 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.

    asked by jay on May 30, 2013
  7. 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.

    asked by me on May 4, 2011
  8. Maths

    Solve the equation 2x-5=7-6x Enter your answer as a fraction in its lowest terms in the box below using / for division. For example, enter as 5/2.

    asked by Beth on December 18, 2010
  9. Calculus

    4. A printed page is to have a total area of 100 square inches. The top and bottom margins are to be 1 inch and the side margins to be 1.5 inches. Let l represent the total length of the page and w represent the total width of the page. a) Write an

    asked by Hi on September 28, 2011
  10. geometry

    A manufacturer made a container that looked like the Washington Monument to fill with raisins, as shown. Find the volume of the container. The base has the front and sides as 2 and 2 inches the height is 5 in and the 2 inches.

    asked by Hannah on May 27, 2013
  11. geometry need asap

    A manufacturer made a container that looked like the Washington Monument to fill with raisins, as shown. Find the volume of the container the sides on the bottom are 2 inches for the base and the height is 7 inches

    asked by Hannah on May 28, 2013
  12. Math

    Shelly and Michelle are making a quilt. They have a piece of fabric that measures 48 inches by 168 inches. All pieces must be square with none left over . What is the side length of the largest square that can be cut?

    asked by Anonymous on November 30, 2015
  13. math

    Use the five steps for problem solving to answer the following question. Please show all of your work. The volume of a rectangular box is limited to 1100 cu. in. If the height is 8 inches and the width is 10 inches how long can the box be?

    asked by Anonymous on March 16, 2011
  14. geometry

    A manufacturer made a container that looked like the Washington Monument to fill with raisins, as shown. Find the volume of the container the sides on the bottom are 2 inches for the base and the height is 7 inches

    asked by Hannah on May 28, 2013
  15. algebra

    Volume of a Box (Refer to the preceding exercise.) A box is constructed from a square piece of metal that is 20 inches on a side. (a) If the square corners of length x are cut out, write a polynomial that gives the volume of the box. (b) Evaluate the

    asked by mich on August 13, 2011
  16. Math

    Hello there! Could You please help me with this Geometry word problem? Here's the problem: Helen painted a picture that was 10 inches longer than it was wide. When she framed the picture, the outside dimensions (that is, the length and the width) were each

    asked by Beth on March 6, 2013
  17. Math

    Hello there! Could You please help me with this Geometry word problem? Here's the problem: Helen painted a picture that was 10 inches longer than it was wide. When she framed the picture, the outside dimensions (that is, the length and the width) were each

    asked by Beth on March 6, 2013
  18. math

    how do u mutiply decimals and how do u make a decimal into a fraction do you mean long-hand?? write down the numbers the way you would whole numbers, skipping the decimal perform the multiplication as if you had no decimals count up the total number of

    asked by leelee on April 15, 2007
  19. Stats

    The heights of men in the USA are normally distributed with a mean of 68 inches and a standard of 4 inches. What is the probability that the mean height of a random sample of 35 men is greater than 69) inches? (Round your answer(s) to 3 decimal places.)

    asked by Morgan on June 23, 2011
  20. MATHEMATICS

    A piece of notebook paper is about 0.0032 inch thick. If you begin with a stack consisting of a single sheet and double the stack 25 times, how tall will the stack be in inches? How tall will it be in feet? (Hint: Write and solve an exponential equation to

    asked by DAN on April 8, 2012
  21. Math (Statistics)

    (Find Normal Proportions) The lengths of Atlantic croaker fish are normally distributed with μ = 10 inches and σ = 2 inches. a) Draw the distribution of fish lengths above the axis, and label the mean (which I believe is μ=10). b)Gently shade an area on

    asked by Fran on July 4, 2012
  22. Algebra with calculus

    write the expression in lowest terms: y^2+2y-8/y^2+5y-14 How do u do this problem?

    asked by mike on February 4, 2009
  23. Math

    subtract. write each difference in lowest terms 18 8/9 -6 3/5

    asked by Anastasia on June 27, 2012
  24. math

    Subtract. Write the answer in lowest terms. 7/11-3/11: is it.... 4/11?

    asked by unknown on July 25, 2009
  25. Pre Algebra

    Find the product and write in lowest terms. 10/51.3/8

    asked by Muhammad on March 12, 2014
  26. math mrs sue please help or any one

    I'm in connections and this is a quiz the value of the dependent variable in a function is always blank the value o the independent variable a greater than b dependent on c equal to d less than a science class planted a tree in the school court yard that

    asked by josiah on April 12, 2016
  27. Math

    C:\Users\Owner\Pictures\Graph.png Each square on this graph paper is 1/4 Scale: 1/4 inch = 18 inches What are the actual dimensions of the sofa in inches? a. 90x45 b. 90x36 c. 75x25 d. 80x30

    asked by Emily on November 15, 2013
  28. 7th grade math help 2 question

    #11 The coordinate of rectangle ABCD are given. Find the coordinates of its image after a dilation with the scale factor of 2. * A (2,4) B (-3, -1) C (0,9) D (6,-4) #10 On a blueprint, 1 inch = 13 feet. If the dimensions of the playroom on the blueprint

    asked by Delilah on November 5, 2012
  29. Science

    The cirucumference of a ballon is 75 inches and the diameter is 12 inches what is the volume? Science - Ms. Sue, Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 9:54pm Thank you. volume = 4/3 ð r3 V = (4/3) * 3.14 * 6^3 V = (4/3) * 3.14 * 216 V = (4/3) * 678.24 V = ? I am

    asked by Joseph on February 19, 2012
  30. MATH/Algebra

    I know that to find the height of a woman that has a tibia bone measuring 43.4 would be computed like this H(t)=0.984(t)+28.6, and I would arrive at this :69.5696, but I how would I prepare a function to figure out a womeans tibia in inches when she is 5

    asked by HGO on December 3, 2009
  31. Geometry

    The Z company specializes in caring for zebras. They want to make a 3-dimensional "Z" to put in front of their company headquarters. The "Z" is 15 inches thick and the perimeter of the base is 390 inches. What is the lateral surface area of this "Z"?

    asked by Eddie on March 12, 2013
  32. Math

    The floor areas of a living room on a house plan measures 3 1/2 inches by 4 5/8 inches. If the scale is 1/4 inch = 1 foot, find the length of the longest side of room in feet. ________

    asked by Mike on February 11, 2008
  33. Math-stuck

    I know that to find the height of a woman that has a tibia bone measuring 43.4 would be computed like this H(t)=0.984(t)+28.6, and I would arrive at this :69.5696, but I how would I prepare a function to figure out a womeans tibia in inches when she is 5

    asked by HGO on December 3, 2009
  34. Math

    The base of a parallelogram is 10 inches.The height is 2 inches more than half the base.Find the area.

    asked by Janey on January 8, 2014
  35. Math

    A cable is 32 feet 10 1/2 inches long is to be cut into 8 1/2 inches lengths. Allow 1/16 inch for each saw cut.

    asked by Richard on May 17, 2015
  36. Math

    If an isosceles triangle has 2 side lenghts of 7 inches and 14 inches, what is the third side? Show you work.

    asked by Blargh on March 20, 2016
  37. geometry

    a triangle has 2 sides that equal 4 inches. the other side equals 2 inches. what kind of triangle is it?

    asked by morgan piccini on November 21, 2011
  38. Math: Pre-Calc

    A right triangle has hypotenuse 5 inches long. Its area is 4 square inches. How long are the other sides?

    asked by Angelina on November 6, 2009
  39. carrer math

    A standard basketball has a diameter of 9 9/16 inches (that is 9 inches and 9/16 of an inch). What is the volume of air in the basketball?

    asked by mel on September 20, 2013
  40. geometry

    bisects and is perpendicular to line segments and . = 96 inches, and line segment = 52 inches. What is the length of ?

    asked by megan on March 3, 2011
  41. 9th grade

    h=2.4t+32.2 paul's height is 69.4 inches. What is the approximate length, in inches, of paul's tibia bone?

    asked by cyndi on October 12, 2010
  42. Math

    The length and width of Nicole's laptop are 14 inches and 16 inches, respectively. What is the area covered by the laptop?

    asked by Drequan on May 13, 2015
  43. Math

    The peremiter of a garden of 110 inches with the width of 20 inches. What is the area of the garden? Please shoe me how to do this

    asked by Billy Roberts on April 12, 2016
  44. geometry

    If a chord 10 inches long is 5 inches from the center of a circle, find the radius of the circle.

    asked by john on February 18, 2011
  45. Math

    how do i find the height of a triangle the base is 18 inches, the angled side is 82 inches and it is a right triangle

    asked by LT on May 19, 2008
  46. Math

    A picture frame measure 5 inches wide and 7 inches long . What is the perimeter of the frame ? (16-3)

    asked by Jana on December 14, 2011
  47. geometry

    bisects and is perpendicular to line segments and . = 96 inches, and line segment = 52 inches. What is the length of ?

    asked by Anonymous on April 25, 2011
  48. math

    a rectangle had a length of 9 inches and a total area of 54 square inches. what is the width of the rectangle

    asked by joselyn on November 18, 2014
  49. math

    one fluid ounce of liquid is approx. 1.73 cubic inches so how many cubic inches are there in 12 ounces.

    asked by annonymous on June 27, 2011
  50. Math

    Juan says the diameter of circle with a radius of 8 inches is 4 inches. What is his error? What is the correct diameter?

    asked by Ryan on January 16, 2013
  51. math

    EF is a median of isosceles trapezoid ABCD. Find EF if AB is equal to 3 inches, and CD is equal to 11 inches.

    asked by sylvia on May 25, 2010
  52. Math

    The perimeter of a rectangle is 24 inches. What is the number of square inches in the maximum possible area for this rectangle?

    asked by Candice on April 6, 2016
  53. math

    the edges of a cube are 3 inches long. what is the surface area, in square inches, of this cube?

    asked by erica on November 9, 2008
  54. math

    the length of a calculus book is 2 inches more than the width. the perimeter is 36 inches find the width

    asked by Greg on October 10, 2010
  55. Algebra

    the perimeter of a rectangle is 112 inches. The length exceeds the width by 50 inches and width.

    asked by Norma on August 28, 2010
  56. arithmetic

    a board 2 yards long. If 6 inches from one end was cut off. How many inches long was the shelf.

    asked by Betty on March 5, 2012
  57. Geometry

    the lengths of 2 sides of a triangle are 2 inches and 10 inches. find the range of possible lengths for the third side, s.

    asked by Lydia on July 21, 2011
  58. geometry

    bisects and is perpendicular to line segments and . = 96 inches, and line segment = 52 inches. What is the length of ?

    asked by Anonymous on May 3, 2012
  59. tigonometry

    the end of a 40 inches pendulum describe an arc of 5 inches through what angle does the pendulum swing?

    asked by ahzirk mae on April 28, 2013
  60. Math

    Perimeter of 50 2/4 inches. What is my width? Length is 15 1/4 inches. Please help I have to find the width and I don't understand

    asked by Bela on January 28, 2016
  61. 5th grade

    the lengths of two sides of a triangle are 15 inches each and the third side measures 10 inches what kind of triangle is that

    asked by mara on November 11, 2010
  62. math

    length of blanket is 80 inches and width is 60 inches,how long the border has to be to go around the edge of the blanket?

    asked by sheila on May 27, 2014
  63. math

    Jordan's pet, king, grew between 2 and 6 inches a month for 4 month. how many inches could he have grown?

    asked by JOhn on January 8, 2009
  64. Algebra 2

    If a light has a diameter of 36 inches at its opening, what is the depth of the light if a lightbulb is 6 inches from the vertex.

    asked by Sally on May 22, 2014
  65. geometry

    hi honestly speaking i have no idea how to even start this problem but i know that a cube is to the 3rd power here is the problem Denis is designing a storage box in the shape of a cube.Each side of the box has a length of 10 inches. she needs more room

    asked by anum on February 3, 2010
  66. trig

    hi honestly speaking i have no idea how to even start this problem but i know that a cube is to the 3rd power here is the problem Denis is designing a storage box in the shape of a cube.Each side of the box has a length of 10 inches. she needs more room

    asked by anum on February 3, 2010
  67. Math

    Express the repeating decimal 0.513 (the 13 is repeating) as a fraction in lowest terms using the infinite geometric series method.

    asked by Haile on September 29, 2011
  68. Math

    Use the Binomial Theorem to determine the coefficient of x^14 in the expansion of  (3x^2 − 1/ 3)^ 16 . Express the coefficient as a fraction in its lowest terms. Please help me with this I'm getting nowhere. And please explain the logic behind! Thanks

    asked by Chamberlain on May 30, 2010
  69. Math

    A 16 ounce container of a solvent must be mixed with 48 ounces of water. What fraction of solvent is there in the total mixture (lowest terms)?

    asked by Mike on February 8, 2008
  70. Math

    A map's shows that every 5 inches on the map represents 200 miles of actual distance. Suppose the binstance between two cities on the map is 7 inches. What is the actual distance between the two cities? Write the rule you used to find the actual distance

    asked by Hassanatu on March 10, 2016
  71. math

    A poster is 12 inches longer than it is wide. Find a function that models its area A in terms of its width w.

    asked by monic on October 5, 2012
  72. Math

    The floor areas of a living room on a house plan measures 3 1/2 inches by 4 5/8 inches. If the scale is 1/4 inch = 1 foot, find the length of the longest side of room in feet. How do I start this problem?

    asked by Mike on February 13, 2008
  73. math

    In a right triangle ABC, C = 90°, b = 380.1 inches and c = 589.1 inches. Solve for all the missing parts using the given information. (Round each answer to one decimal place for side and to two decimal places for angles.) A = ° B = ° a = __inches IM

    asked by Anonymous on February 10, 2012
  74. Math

    Find the ratio of bananas to oranges. WRite the ratio as a fraction in simplest form. Then explain its meaning. 1/3? 1 banana to 3 oranges?

    asked by Jerald on November 16, 2012
  75. geometry

    Rectangle ABCD is similar to rectangle EFGH. Rectangle ABCD has the following dimensions: segment AB=10 inches; segment BC = 6 inches; segment CD =10 inches; segment AD=6 inches. In rectangle EFGH, segment EF=25 inches.

    asked by Anonymous on February 10, 2011
  76. Math

    2 part question 1) a cone shaped paper cup has a height of 7 inches and a diameter of 5 inches. What is the volume of the cone? Round answer to the nearest hundredth. 2) if we collect rainwater in the cup in question 1 until the waters depth is 6 inches,

    asked by Rosie on May 22, 2012
  77. Math

    A 16 ounce container of a solvent must be mixed with 48 ounces of water. What fraction of solvent is there in the total mixture (lowest terms)? equals 16/64= 1/4

    asked by Mike on February 8, 2008
  78. calculus

    at a certain instant the base of a triangle is 5 inches and is increasing at the rate of 1 inch per minute. At the same instant, the height is 10 inches and is decreasing at the rate of 2.5 inches per minute. Is the area of the triangle increasing or

    asked by Anonymous on January 4, 2013
  79. math

    please help!!the question is..at track practice,Sheila worked on the long jump.her first jump measured 3 yards,2 feet,8 inches.second jump measured 2 yards,1 foot,10 inches.How much longer was sheilas first jump than her second jump?express your answer in

    asked by zion on March 3, 2014
  80. Precalculus

    The sprocket assembly on a bicycle consists of a chain and two sprockets on the rear wheel. If the sprocket on the pedal is 9 inches in the diameter , the sprocket on the rear wheel is 6 inches in diameter , and the rear wheel is 26 inches in diameter, how

    asked by Anonymous on January 24, 2018
  81. ratio

    if a driver drives 40 miles in an hour, what is his ratio of miles to minutes, in lowest terms? Is the answer 40:60?

    asked by Celest on June 6, 2013
  82. math

    In lowest terms, my numerator is 4 less than my denominator. Write 5 fractions 1 could be.

    asked by tina on October 21, 2012
  83. math...

    Add the fractions and write your answer in lowest terms. 2/5+1/9 A. 1/15 B. 23/45 C. 3/14 D.19/45 B? Thanks

    asked by Anonymous on September 30, 2014
  84. Math

    Rationalize the denominator and write your answer in lowest terms (2 √ 6 + √ 3)/ ( √ 6- √ 3)

    asked by Judy on May 17, 2014
  85. Math

    Subtract the fractions and write your answer in lowest terms. 4/5-3/8 A. 1/40 B. 1 7/4 C. 7/10 D. 17/40

    asked by Anonymous on September 30, 2014
  86. algebra

    computer manufacturing company would like to come up with a new laptop computer such that its monitor is 80 a square inches smaller than the present ones. Suppose the length of the monitor of the larger computer is 5 inches longer than its width and the

    asked by zhandra on June 16, 2014
  87. Maths statistics

    In a 60 MA Economics students selected as sample are found to have a mean height of 68 inches and a 50 MBS students selected as sample have a mean height of 69 inches. Would you conclude that management students are taller than economics students? Assume

    asked by Kiran on June 28, 2015
  88. Math

    1. Mailey mother brought her a pet hamster. She is keeping Montey, the hamster, in a box with a length of 8.3 in.,a width of 6in.,and a height of 5,25in. Mailey plans on covering Montey's box with contact paper. How many square inches of contact paper is

    asked by Daisy on March 4, 2015
  89. geometry

    A pencil box has a length of 10 inches and a volume of 64 cubic inches. A similar pencil box has a volume of 512 cubic inches.

    asked by connor on May 10, 2017
  90. math

    Herman is making a small triangular table. If two of the sides will measure about 25 inches each, how many inches should the longest side (c) measure? Use the appropriate formula and round your answer to the nearest tenth. I don't know how to do this cuz

    asked by Andrew on November 16, 2010
  91. Math

    The length of a piece of cardboard is two inches more than its width. an open box is formed by cutting out 4 inch squares from each corner and folding the sides. If the volume of the box is 672 cubic inches, find the dimensions.

    asked by Khelany on September 6, 2013
  92. calculus

    an open rectangular box is to be made from a piece of cardboard 8 inches wide and 8 inches long by cutting a square from each corner and bending up the sides. a. express the volume of the box as a function of the size x cutout

    asked by ashley on September 7, 2010
  93. Math

    Leonardo da Vinci drew a portrait of a young woman. The portrait is shaped like a rectangle. It is 13.5 inches long and 10 inches wide. What is the area of the portrait?

    asked by Jamescia on March 3, 2010
  94. Algebra 1 Honors

    The volume of a cylinder is 157 cubic inches. The base of the cylinder has a diameter of 5 inches. What is the height of the cylinder? Round to the nearest tenth of an inch.

    asked by Anonymous on November 25, 2015
  95. Math

    A painting shaped like a circle had a diameter of 20 inches. A circular frame extends 2 inches around the edge of the painting. How much wall space does the framed painting need? Use 3.24 for pi.

    asked by J J on April 30, 2015
  96. Calculus(PLZ HELP)

    A serving bowl has an inside diameter of 12 inches and a depth of 4 inches. The bowl is fashioned from part of a sphere. Find the capacity (volume) of the bowl.

    asked by Jack on February 2, 2016
  97. Math

    A circular table is placed in a corner of a room so that it touches both walls. A mark is made on the edge of the table, exactly 18 inches from one wall and 25 inches from the other. What is the radius of the table?

    asked by AspiringMusician on April 16, 2014
  98. Calculus

    A printed page is to have 1.5 inches margin on all sides. The page should contain 144 square inches of type. What dimension of the page will minimize the area while still meeting these other requirements?

    asked by Sarah on June 29, 2016
  99. math

    A British company is sending you measurements for a table to build in your factory. The table top must be 50 cm × 75 cm. Your machine calibrates in inches. Find the size of the table in inches. (1 cm = .39 in)

    asked by tish on March 15, 2011
  100. math

    While building a snowman, a large snowball is created at the rate of 5 inches per hour. How fast is the volume of the snowball changing at the instant the snowball has a radius of 10 inches?

    asked by Anonymous on May 10, 2015