1. 3rd grade

    Dean works with baby animals at a Zoo. This week he measured a giraffe, an ape and a tiger. The tiger had grown 4 inches less than the giraffe. The giraffe had grown twice as much as the ape. The baby ape had grown 6 inches since it was measured the last

    asked by jay on October 24, 2009
  2. algebra

    The shorter side of a triangle is 5 inches less than the medium size side. The larger side is 12 inches more than the medium size side. If the perimeter of the triangle is 40 inches, find the size of each side of the triangle. Show your work

    asked by Agnes on December 16, 2009
  3. trig

    A bicyclist is riding at 15 mph and her bike has wheels with a radius of 14 inches. She rides over a wad of gum which sticks in the tire. Assume this is t=0 seconds. a.)Find a function that gives the height in inches above the ground of the gum, with the

    asked by matt on November 3, 2010
  4. math

    ralph displays 9 samples of fabric on a rectangular posterboard. each sample is a 3-inch square. he places them in 3 rows each 1 inch apart on all sides. this arrangement leaves a border of poster board 1 1/4 inches along the sides and 1 1/2 inches along

    asked by mi on September 2, 2010
  5. Maths

    Jose has a fish tank that measures 11.8 inches wide, 19.7 inches long, and 15.7 inches deep. He empties it halfway to clean it. To refill it when he is done, he will fill a one-gallon jug in the sink and carry it to the tank, pour it in, and then return to

    asked by ChrismB on May 11, 2016
  6. math

    One side of a square is 5n inches long. Another side is n + 16 inches long. Write an equation by setting these equal and solving for n. How long is a side of the square? One point for finding n and one point for finding the length of the side.

    asked by sabrina on December 9, 2009
  7. Trig

    Right circular cylinder A has a volume of 2700 cubic inches and radius of 15 inches. Right circular cylinder B is similar to cylinder A and has a volume of 800 cubic inches. Find the radius of cylinder B.

    asked by Sue on April 2, 2017
  8. math

    Charlene is feeling a box planter with soil each bag of soil contains enough to fill 500 cubic inches at the base of the blocks planter is a 9 inch square and the sides are 18 inches tall how many bags of soil for growing need

    asked by mark on January 20, 2015
  9. math-geometry

    the sunshine orange juice company wants its product in a one quart container(1 quart=107.75 cubic inches). the manufacturer for their containers makes cylindrical cans that have a base that is 5 inches in diameter. what will be the height of the one quart

    asked by lesley on May 20, 2015
  10. Math

    A store manager set up a cardboard display to advertise a new brand of perfume. The display is a square pyramid whose base is 18 inches on each side. The height of each triangular face of a puramid is 12 inches. How much cardboard was used to make the

    asked by Anonymous on March 25, 2016
  11. Geometry

    What is the area of a regular pentagon with an apothem 14 inches long and a side 20 inches long? Round the answer to the nearest inch. Answer choices: 1400 in.^2 700 in.^2 175 in.^2 140 in.^2 Give work, not answer, please.

    asked by Jake on May 14, 2016
  12. math

    Traffic signs are regulated by the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices​ (MUTCD). The perimeter of a rectangular traffic sign is 106 inches.​ Also, its length is 11 inches longer than its width. Find the dimensions of this sign.

    asked by nat on October 31, 2016
  13. Math

    Suppose heights of men are normally distributed with a mean 69.0 inches and standard deviation 2.8 inches. What percent of men are over 6 feet tall? Round to the nearest tenth of a percent. I understand finding the z score but I'm not sure how to find the

    asked by Anonymous on March 7, 2016
  14. Math

    An encyclopedia set has 36 volumes. Each volume is 1 1/4 inches thick.Three volumes have already been placed on the shelf that is 30 inches long. What information is not needed to determine how many more volumes will fit on the shelf?

    asked by Floss on February 22, 2018
  15. Math word problem

    A page for a journal contains 70 square inches of type written words. The height of a page is twice the width. If the Margin around the type is to be 2 inches uniformly, what are the dimensions of a page?

    asked by Johhny on September 25, 2010
  16. Geometry

    A square pyramid has a surface area of 175 square inches. The square base has side lengths of 5 inches. Find the slant height of the pyramid.

    asked by Helen on April 7, 2016
  17. Math

    Express the repeating decimal 0.513 (the 13 is repeating so the decimal is 0.5131313131313...) as a fraction in lowest terms using the infinite geometric series method.

    asked by Haile on September 30, 2011
  18. Calculus Infinite Geometric Series

    So this is what Im basically doing, I got how to do Number 1 and 2. This is the way I did it. Im supposed to find the common ration and the sum number. 1. 4 + 2 + 1 + ... The Common ratio is 0.5, so in decimal form it would be 1/2. I sort of get confused

    asked by Anonymous on September 20, 2011
  19. math

    Write the ratio as a fraction in simplest form. 80:300

    asked by patty on January 11, 2010
  20. Math Help

    Write the ratio as a fraction in simplest form. 16 to 10 A. 1/6 B. 16/10 C. 5/8 D. 8/5 Is the answer D? Thank you

    asked by callie on November 21, 2014
  21. Math Help

    Write the ratio as a fraction in simplest form. 6 out of 9 A. 1/3 B. 3/2 C. 2/3 D. 3 Is the answer B? Thank you

    asked by callie on November 21, 2014
  22. algerbra

    write the ratio as a fraction in simplest form in two ways for 64/24

    asked by keisha on December 19, 2011
  23. math

    write the ratio as a fraction in simplest form 80:300 A)1/5 B)1/4 c)4 D)4/15

    asked by makeeda on January 15, 2010
  24. Math Help

    Write the ratio as a fraction in simplest form. 22:36 A. 1/3 B. 11/18 C. 18/11 D. 22/36 Is the answer B? Thank you

    asked by callie on November 21, 2014
  25. MATH!!

    A fish tank with a rectangular base has a volume of 3,360 cubic inches. The length and width of the tank are 14 inches and 12 inches, respectivily. Find the height, in inches, of the tank? V=LxWxH 3360=14x12xH 3360=168xH H=3360/168 H=2O 14x12=168

    asked by megan on May 13, 2007
  26. math

    reggig has a shelf that is 17 inches long.he has a set of books and each is 2 and1/2 inches thick how many books can be placed on the shelf?

    asked by sunny on February 18, 2010
  27. Algebra

    A Parimeter of a rectangle is 140 inches. The length exceeds the width by 36 inches. Find te length and the width.

    asked by Markie on November 26, 2009
  28. math

    nadia wants to use ribbon for a frame she needs 2 piece that are 3 and 5/8inches long and 2 pieces that are 5 and 3/8 inches long how many inches of ribbon does she need?

    asked by sunny on February 18, 2010
  29. Geometry

    a triangle has an area of 35 square inches, and its base is 3 inches more than it's height. Find the base and height of the trianlge

    asked by Christine on November 22, 2015
  30. algebra

    The perimeter of a rectangle is 106 inches,the length exceeds the width by 7 inches, find the length and the width

    asked by mikey123 on November 16, 2008
  31. algebra

    the permeter of a rectangle is 148 inches the length exceeds the width by 52 inches find the length and width..

    asked by math on January 17, 2010
  32. Algebra

    The perimiter of a rectangle is 220 inches. The length exceeds the width by 68 inches. Find the length and the width.

    asked by Sarah on January 31, 2010
  33. statistics

    the lenght of a species of fish is normally distributed with a mean of 24.3 inches and a standard deviation of 1.8 inches. What is the lenght that is exceeded by 30%of these fish

    asked by Anonymous on June 19, 2012
  34. algebra

    the perimeter of a rectangle is 226 inches. the length exceeds the width by 37 inches. find the length and the width.

    asked by Sarah M. on July 25, 2011
  35. Math formula

    If I had a metal circle and the circumference of that measured 6.750 inches long, how long would 38 degrees of that circle be in inches.

    asked by Gerald on December 12, 2011
  36. Pre-Algebra

    The length of a rectangular jewelry box is 5 inches more than twice the width. The perimeter is 28 inches. Find the length and the width.

    asked by Willie on November 29, 2010
  37. Math (algebra)

    the perimeter of a rectangle is 202 inches. the length exceeds the width by 91 inches. find the length and width

    asked by scooby9132002 on October 24, 2009
  38. math

    the blueprint for landscaping a yard has a scale of 1/2'' to 1 foot.If the blueprint is a rectangle 18 inches by 22 inches, what are the dimensions of the yard?

    asked by emily on August 29, 2013
  39. Math

    A plant grew 18 inches in over 5 months. The plant grows the same amount each month. How many inches did it grow in 2 months?

    asked by Dillon on March 6, 2018
  40. math

    Ryan watches 2 bullfrogs jump a total of 39 inches. One bullfrog jumps 22 inches. How far did the second bullfrog jump?

    asked by Jim on May 30, 2014
  41. Math

    The perimeter of a rectangle is 160 inches the length exceeds the width by 72 inches. Find the length and width?

    asked by Shan on February 20, 2011
  42. algerbra

    the length of a rectangular jewlery box is 6 inches more than twice the width. the perimeter is 54 inches find length and width.

    asked by donna on October 12, 2010
  43. math

    the perimeter of a rectangle is 228 inches. the length exceeds the width by 76 inches. find the length and the width.

    asked by Queeny on March 26, 2010
  44. math

    the perimeter of a rectangle is 156 inches. the length exceeds the width by 68 inches. find the length and width.

    asked by unknown on September 20, 2009
  45. Geometry

    A map has a scale of 1 inches equals 60 miles. What is the actual distance, in miles, between two cities that are 2 1/4 inches apart on the map?

    asked by Sherri on July 24, 2013
  46. algebra

    the length of a rectangular jewlery box is 6 inches more than twice the width. the perimeter is 36 inches. find the length and width?

    asked by john on October 19, 2010
  47. Math

    A circular dog bed has a circumference of about 72 inches. What is the diameter in inches of the dog bed to the nearest inch?

    asked by David on February 7, 2018
  48. math

    the model of a car is 4 1/8 inches wide. is three inches ok the model represents five feet what is the actual width of the car

    asked by christine on February 1, 2016
  49. Math

    HELP!! If a blueprint for landscaping a yard and it has a scale of 1/2" to 1 foot, and the blueprint is a rectangle with 18 inches by 22 inches. What are the dimensions of the yard?

    asked by Anonymous on October 29, 2015
  50. math

    the blueprint for landscaping a yard has a scale of 1/2'' to 1 foot.If the blueprint is a rectangle 18 inches by 22 inches, what are the dimensions of the yard?

    asked by emily on August 29, 2013
  51. Math

    Suppose that 8 turns of a wire are wrapped around a pipe with a length of 60 inches and a circumference of 4 inches. What is the length of the wire

    asked by Marche on February 14, 2012
  52. algebra

    The perimiter of a rectangle is 150 inches. The length exceeds the width by 29 inches. Find the length and width.

    asked by Anonymous on April 5, 2010
  53. math-algebra

    The perimeter of a rectangle is 174 inches. The length exceeds the width by 11 inches. find the length and the width.

    asked by Michelle on July 13, 2010
  54. math

    a dollar bill has an area of 15.86 square inches. If a dollar bill is 2.6 inches long, how wide is it? Please explain how you got please!!!

    asked by audrey on May 18, 2011
  55. Geometry

    In circle O, chord AB is 9 inches from the center. The diameter of the circle exceeds the length of AB by 2 inches. Find the length of AB

    asked by Jonathon on April 3, 2014
  56. algebra

    the perimeter of a rectangle is 182 inches the length exceeds the width by 59 inches find the length and the width

    asked by felicia on March 30, 2012
  57. mat116

    help me please. the perimeter of a rectangle is 120 inches. The length exceeds the width by 10 inches. Find the length and the width.

    asked by cindy on January 2, 2011
  58. math

    On a blueprint in which 2 inches represent 5 feet, the length of a room mesure 7 1/2 inches. The actual length of the room is?

    asked by kate rapp on October 2, 2013
  59. math

    John must mount a box which is 12 5/8 inches wide. He wants to leave 7 1/2 inches on each side of the box. How much space across will John need?

    asked by deepa on August 14, 2011
  60. algebra

    Find a ratio, and simplify to lowest terms Rise and run. If the rise is 3/2 and the run is 5, then what is the ratio of the rise to the run?

    asked by Sandra on July 17, 2009
  61. Algebra

    Juan and Anita are standing together in the schoolyard. Juan, who is 6 feet 2 inches tall, casts a shadow that is 54 inches long. At the same time, Anita casts a shadow that is 46 inches long. How tall is Anita?: a. 86.4 in. b. 5 ft 3 in. c. 5 ft 1 in. d.

    asked by Mike on March 11, 2008
  62. math

    Amanda puts 2 rectangles together to form a new rectangle. both rectangles have a height of 3 inches. the base of one rectangle is 2 inches. the base of the other is 4 inches. if Amanda puts 10 of each rectangle together , end to end, what will be the

    asked by emily on May 22, 2014
  63. math

    Juan and Anita are standing together in the schoolyard. Juan, who is 6 feet 2 inches tall, casts a shadow that is 54 inches long. At the same time, Anita casts a shadow that is 46 inches long. How tall is Anita?

    asked by -- on September 22, 2007
  64. HELP MS.SUE MATH 5TH GRADE

    Theresa wanted to find the height of her school's flagpole in inches. Theresa is 5 feet and 2 inches tall. She estimated that the flagpole was about 10 times her height, so she created the formula below to find the flagpole's height. height = (12 x 5 + 2)

    asked by Eden S. on December 15, 2013
  65. algebra1

    A rule of thumb states that the ideal weight (in ounces) of a baseball bat for a high school player is 5 ounces more than one third of the player's height (in inches). Write an expression that describes the ideal weight in ounces of a bat for a high school

    asked by Cassandra on August 16, 2012
  66. math

    I'm not understanding this problem. Write the rate in lowest terms. A printer can print 3 pages in 12 seconds. I need somebody to help me with this question.

    asked by cora evans on January 5, 2014
  67. Math

    could someone please help me solve these two math problems? Which of the following numbers are integers? 2/13,570,0.096,-670,33.3? write in the lowest terms 2 1/4+4 1/7?

    asked by kiki83 on September 23, 2010
  68. MATH

    DIVIDE 3/5 INCHES BY 3/25 INCHES

    asked by LUTHER on August 27, 2010
  69. math

    how many yards and inches are in 45 inches?

    asked by shion on March 1, 2012
  70. Geometry

    One side of a triangle is 15 inches, and the area of the triangle is 90 square inches. What is the area of a similar triangle in which the corresponding side is 9 inches?

    asked by Kaley on May 18, 2010
  71. math

    You want to get a photo enlarged. The original was 3 inches wide and 5 inches long. The new photo is 20 inches long, how wide is the photo?

    asked by rika on July 8, 2015
  72. Calculus

    Grain is being dropped into a silo from a tall conveyor belt forming a right circular cone with diameter at the base equal to the height. The grain is being added at the rate of 10 cubic inches per second. How fast is the height changing when the height is

    asked by Sam on January 27, 2013
  73. geometry - PLEASE ANSWER ASAP! thanks!

    the sunshine orange juice company wants its product in a one quart container(1 quart=107.75 cubic inches). the manufacturer for their containers makes cylindrical cans that have a base that is 5 inches in diameter. what will be the height of the one quart

    asked by lesley on May 20, 2015
  74. Trig

    Your school is getting a 10,000 seat stadium to hold spectators for your home football and baseball games. For each row of seats, which rise like stairs, the dimensions are 30 inches wide and 12 inches deep. What is the pitch(angle) by which the rows of

    asked by Anonymous on October 24, 2009
  75. physics

    a man weighs 162 pounds, and is 69 inches tall. his forearm is parallel to the ground. he holds an 8 pound weight in his hand. the biceps has an angle of insertion of 85 degrees with a distance of 1.4 inches at insertion. the system is equilibrium. what

    asked by jh on March 29, 2017
  76. Calculus

    A long rectangle sheet of metal, 15 inches wide is to be made into a rain gutter by turning up equal amounts on each side so that they are perpendicular to the sheet. How many inches should be turned up in order to give the gutter its greatest capacity

    asked by Gaston College on October 22, 2015
  77. Calculus

    Air pressure at sea level is 30 inches of mercury. At an altitude of h feet above the, air pressure, P, in inches of mercury, is given by, P =30e^(-3.23x10-5h) a)Find th equation of the tangent line at h=0. b)A rule of thumb is given by travelers is that

    asked by Andy on October 22, 2012
  78. Calc

    Air pressure at sea level is 30 inches of mercury. At an altitude of h feet above the, air pressure, P, in inches of mercury, is given by, P =30e^(-3.23x10-5h) a)Find th equation of the tangent line at h=0. b)A rule of thumb is given by travelers is that

    asked by Andy on October 23, 2012
  79. Geometry

    I don't know if this is the place to put it but anyways Complete each of the following problems in the space provided if you need more space attach additional sheets. You must show all work and/or an explanation in order to receive credit. 1. Older

    asked by Bob on April 6, 2008
  80. Math

    Sophia bought 3 yards of trim to put around a 'rectangular scarf. She wants the width of the scarf to be a whole number that is at least 6 inches and at most 12 inches. If she uses all the trim, what are the possible dimensions of her scarf?

    asked by Kaia walker on April 7, 2016
  81. trig

    The second hand on a clock is 8 inches long. If the second hand travels a distance of 10pi inches, what is the positive radian measure of the angle that the second hand travels through?

    asked by Anonymous on January 27, 2012
  82. Math

    A rectangular prism has a high of 3 inches and a volume of 27 in³. the height of the prism is changed to 6 inches and the other dimension stay the same. what is the volume of the prism with this change?

    asked by Jackie on May 13, 2015
  83. 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?

    asked by Nina on September 8, 2015
  84. 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

    asked by charvalis on April 19, 2016
  85. MATH HELP NEEDED

    . –2v – 7 = –23 (1 point) 15******** 8 –8 –15 2. start fraction x over 3 end fraction – 10 = –12 (1 point) –6 –66 6****** 66 3. start fraction x over 5 end fraction + 6 = 10 (1 point) 44 30 20******** –20 4. 3(4 – 2x) = –2x (1

    asked by Bill Cipher on November 26, 2016
  86. C Programming

    Write a C program that accepts sales made by 5 sales reps for the 4 months that they have been selling the company's products. The program should then find the total sales for 4 months, total sales for each sales rep, and total sales per month. The highest

    asked by Blessing on September 9, 2014
  87. Math

    1. A triangular prism has vertices at A(2, 0, 0), B(2, 1, 3), C(2, 2, 0), D(0, 0, 0), E(0, 1, 3), and F(0, 2, 0). Which image point has the coordinates (1, 4, 3) after a translation using the vector 1, 2, 3? 2. What point represents a reflection of B over

    asked by Becca on February 20, 2013
  88. Pre-calculus

    1. A triangular prism has vertices at A(2, 0, 0), B(2, 1, 3), C(2, 2, 0), D(0, 0, 0), E(0, 1, 3), and F(0, 2, 0). Which image point has the coordinates (1, 4, 3) after a translation using the vector 1, 2, 3? 2. What point represents a reflection of B over

    asked by Becca on February 20, 2013
  89. Math

    1. A triangular prism has vertices at A(2, 0, 0), B(2, 1, 3), C(2, 2, 0), D(0, 0, 0), E(0, 1, 3), and F(0, 2, 0). Which image point has the coordinates (1, 4, 3) after a translation using the vector 1, 2, 3? 2. What point represents a reflection of B over

    asked by Becca on February 20, 2013
  90. Calculus

    1. A triangular prism has vertices at A(2, 0, 0), B(2, 1, 3), C(2, 2, 0), D(0, 0, 0), E(0, 1, 3), and F(0, 2, 0). Which image point has the coordinates (1, 4, 3) after a translation using the vector 1, 2, 3? 2. What point represents a reflection of B over

    asked by Becca on February 20, 2013
  91. Math

    The sums of n terms of two arithmetic series are in ratio of 2n+1:2n-1. Find the ratio of their 10th terms.

    asked by Prince on November 25, 2016
  92. Math

    Karen is 63 inches tall and casts a shadow that is 32 inches long. At the same time, a tree casts a shadow that is 81 inches long. How tall is the tree?

    asked by John on January 17, 2011
  93. math

    the radius of a circle is 7n-21 inches. find the circunference of the circle in terms of N. Use 22/7 as an approximation for pi

    asked by taylor on March 20, 2014
  94. Math

    Point A represents what fraction 0 1/8 2/8 3/8 4/8 A 6/8 7/8 1 5/8? Write a symbol > < or = to compare the fractions 3/4___17/20 < Add. Simplify 3 5/8+2 2/3 1 7/24

    asked by Jerald on April 2, 2013
  95. statistics

    It is known that for a certain firm specializing in manufacturing female T-shirts, the ‘Small’ sizes have a shoulder size of 14 inches or less. If these T-shirt shoulder sizes are normally distributed with a mean of 16 inches and a standard deviation

    asked by Shanae on June 15, 2013
  96. 11th grade

    In this word problem, i really need help and advice on how to solve this. What should i be doing to answer this question? Candy is being sold in two sizes. The original sizes uses a container of radius 2inces and will be sold for $4.99. A coworker suggests

    asked by Ron on December 15, 2010
  97. Trigonometry

    I am trying to help my child out with a problem but yeah I am finding it veyr hard. Gabe is spending two weeks on an archaeological dig. He finds a fragment of a circular plate that his leader thinks may be valuable. The arc length of the fragment is about

    asked by Britt on June 21, 2010
  98. Algebra

    You have to make a square-bottomed, unlidded box with a height of three inches and a volume of approximately 42 cubic inches. You will be taking a piece of cardboard, cutting three-inch squares from each corner, scoring between the corners, and folding up

    asked by Willis on April 10, 2014
  99. math

    A tractor manufacturing company machines axles to extremely small tolerances. The main power axles have a mean diameter of 3.0000 inches and a standard deviation of 0.0050 inch. What is the probability that a given axle will have a diameter between 2.9915

    asked by Wendy on June 12, 2010
  100. Math: i do not understand

    A tractor manufacturing company machines axles to extremely small tolerances. The main power axles have a mean diameter of 3.0000 inches and a standard deviation of 0.0050 inch. What is the probability that a given axle will have a diameter between 2.9915

    asked by Bart on May 7, 2010