# Write the ratio as a fraction in lowest terms. compare in inches. 3ft to 31 inches. The ratio is__

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1. ## math

A pulley whose diameter is 9 inches is connected by a belt to another pulley whose diameter is 6 inches. If the larger pulley runs at 1200 revolutions per minute, at how many revolutions per minute does the smaller pulley run? a. 800 b. 1080 c. 1600 d.

asked by thomas on April 23, 2014
2. ## Math 7

A photo studio offers different sized prints of the same subject. The original print measures 8 inches by 10 inches. A printer enlarges the orginal the orginal by a scale factor of 1.5, and then enlarges the second image by a scale factor of 3. What are

asked by Sierra on May 25, 2015
3. ## math

Mikhail used 220 inches of wire to make this figure. this figure is made up two identical triangles,a 15 inch by 12 inch rectangle and a square of side 19 inches.Whatis the length of one side of each triangle if allthe sides of the triangles are equal in

asked by Carla on November 5, 2014
4. ## Calculus

A rectangular page is to contain 8 square inches of print. The margins at the top and bottom of the page are to be 2 inches wide. The margins on each side are to be 1 inch wide. Find the dimensions of the page that will minimize the amount of paper used.

asked by Bianca on May 7, 2017
5. ## Math

Cynthia is hanging a picture on the wall. The picture is 30 inches wide and 34 inches high and will be hung on a wall that is 10 feet high. The center of the picture must be 6 1/3 feet from the floor. Determine the distance from the ceiling to the top of

asked by Jason on March 27, 2016
6. ## Calculus

A box (with no lid) is to be constructed from a sheet of card board by cutting the squares from corners and folding up the sides. Suppose the original sheet of card board measures 16 inches by 16 inches. What would the size of the squares removed to

asked by Anna on June 29, 2016

"The volume of a box can be found by multiplying the length times width times height of a box (V = lwh). If the volume of a box is 1,300 cubic inches and all its dimensions are equal, what is the side length of the box in inches?" Someone else posted the

asked by Unknown Error on October 15, 2018
8. ## Precalculus

Find each of the sums indicated or described. Show use of the appropriate formula, rather than simply using a calculator to add them. 1) The sum of the first 17 terms of a geometric series with a first term of 3000 and a common ratio of 1/2. 2)

asked by Y on November 11, 2015
9. ## Math

A photographer wants to print a photograph and two smaller copies on a rectangular sheet of paper. The larger photographer and the smaller photographs are in proportion. The larger photograph has a width of 4 inches and a length of 6 inches. Find the

asked by Alexis on January 21, 2019
10. ## statistics

The average height of 18-year-old American women is 64.2 inches. You wonder whether the mean height of this year’s female graduates from your local high school is different from the national average. You measure an SRS of 78 female graduates and find

asked by nina on April 11, 2013
11. ## statistics

3. Community Health Center, a new patient clinic in your town serving only underinsured and uninsured patients, has asked you to help its HIM department. Calculate the number of shelving units needed for a medical record filing system based on eight

asked by Deb on October 23, 2014
12. ## Math

The description of a TV is based upon the diagonal length. If the height of a TV is 24 inches and the width is 32 inches, what is the TV's diagonal length? A) 3 B) 4 C) 21 D) 40 How do i find the diagonal length?

asked by Ash on January 11, 2019
13. ## geometry

Two sides of a triangle are equal. The third side is 5 inches longer than the one with equal sides. What is the length of the equal sides if the perimeter is 32 inches?

asked by Ck on September 21, 2011
14. ## math

The diagonal brace of a shipping crate is 53 inches. The length of the shipping crate is 45 inches. Find the height of the shipping crate. please help!

asked by jennifer on September 26, 2008
15. ## math

The diagonal brace of a shipping crate is 53 inches. The length of the shipping crate is 45 inches. Find the height of the shipping crate. if i would use a^2+b^2=c^2 would it be 53^2+45^2=c^2 is this right

asked by jennifer on September 27, 2008
16. ## Algebra 1 (Reiny!)

A piece of 8.5-by-11-inch cardboard has identical squares cut from its corners. It is then folded into a box with no lid. The volume of the box in cubic inches is 4c^3 - 39c^2 + 93.5c, where c is the side length of the missing squares in inches. a. What is

asked by Anonymous on February 9, 2014
17. ## Math Word Problems

#1. The pressure P of a compressed gas is inversely proportional to the volume V. If there is a pressure of 35 pounds per square inch when the volume of gas is 400 cubic inches, find the pressure when the gas is compressed to 100 square inches. #2. A

asked by Carmen on September 1, 2010

#1. The pressure P of a compressed gas is inversely proportional to the volume V. If there is a pressure of 35 pounds per square inch when the volume of gas is 400 cubic inches, find the pressure when the gas is compressed to 100 square inches. #2. A

asked by Mary on September 9, 2010
19. ## 5th Gr Math

Mikail used 220 inches of wire to make this figure. The figure is made up of 2 indentical triangles, a 15 inch by 12 inch rectangle & a square of side 19 inches. What is the length of 1 side of each triangle if all the sides of the triangles are equal in

asked by Ryan on November 12, 2012
20. ## Math

2.)The volume of a box can be found by multiplying the length times width times height of a box(V=lwh).If the volume of a box is 1,300 cubic inches, & all its its dimensions are equal, what is the side length of the box in inches? A.)10.9 B.)36.1 C.)162.5

asked by Douglas on October 13, 2015
21. ## geometry

A spherical scoop of ice cream has radious 1.25 inches. The scoop is placed on top of a cone with radious of 1 inch and height of 5 inches. Is the cone large enough to hold all the ice cream if it melts? Show your calculations and explain your answer.

asked by Piggy on March 2, 2012
22. ## Math

Soybean meal is 18% protein; cornmeal is 9% protein. how many pounds of each should be mixed together in order to get 360lb mixture that is 11% protein? How many pounds of the cornmeal should be in the mixture? How many pounds of the soybeans meal should

asked by boo boo on July 14, 2008
23. ## Math

I am having trouble understanding how to reduce fractions to its lowest term... All I can understand is I have to find the lowest number that will divide into both numerator and denominator. How do I understand the solution on how to reduce fractions to

asked by Tonya on November 1, 2011
24. ## math

Raj builds a side table in the shape of a cube. Each edge of the cube measures 20 inches. Raj wants to cover the top and four sides of the table with ceramic tiles. Each tile has an edge length of 5 inches. How many tiles will he need? THANK YOU!

asked by kyle on April 23, 2015
25. ## trig

Find all solutions to the following triangle. (Round your answers for angles A, C, A', and C' to the nearest minute. Round your answers for sides a and a' to two decimal places. If either triangle is not possible, enter NONE in each corresponding answer

asked by janice on November 16, 2012
26. ## math

The length of a side of a square is fifteen less than four times the length of a side of a second square. The perimeter of the two squares differ by 24 inches. Find in inches, the length of a side of the smaller square. [ Only an algebraic solution will be

asked by vincent on July 27, 2013
27. ## math

suppose a pizza slice is a circle sector with a 24 angle and a radius of 15 inches. If a can of pizza sauce will cover 94 square inches of pizza, how many cans of sauce are needed to cover this slice?

asked by haley on February 18, 2010
28. ## calculus

A growing boy who is 4 feet tall stands 8 feet from a 12 foot lamp post. The boy is growing at the rate of 3/4 inches per year. How fast is his shadow growing (in inches per year)?

asked by josh on November 25, 2011
29. ## math

The leng of the smaller rectangle is 1 inch less than twice its wide. both the dimensions of the larger rectangle are 2 inches longer than the smaller rectangle. the area of the shaded region is 86 square inches. what is the area of the smaller rectangle?

asked by Anonymous on August 17, 2014
30. ## Math

A rectangular picture frame measures 4.0 inches by 5.5 inches. To cover the picture inside the frame with glass costs \$0.99 per square inch. What will be the cost of the glass to cover the picture? My answer is \$21.78 is this right

asked by jill on March 17, 2016
31. ## Math

A scale drawing of an American flag is 10 inches long and 6 inches tall. The actual flag is 3 ft tall. Find the actual perimeter and area of the American flag. Show your work.

asked by Y on September 15, 2018
32. ## AP calculus AB

At the instant when the radius of a cone is 3 inches, the volume of the cone is increasing at the rate of 9 pi cubic inches per minute. If the height is always 3 times the radius, find the rate of change of the radius at that instant.

asked by jennifer on December 29, 2010
33. ## Math

I have a same question as someone else but a little different. Based on a scale 1 inch equals 15 miles. Washington to Franklin is 1 1/2 inches, Franklin to Lincoln is 1 inch How much further from Franklin is Washington than is Lincoln I to got 7 1/2

asked by Carmen on February 25, 2015
34. ## Algebra

A rectangular picture is twice as long as it is wide and is to be mounted on a mat with the same proportion. If the picture is 18 inches wide, can it be mounted on a mat of 259 square inches? To answer this, find the width of the mat.

asked by Jocelyn on October 2, 2016
35. ## math

A pipe is 42 inches long. It is to be cut into three pieces such that the longest is four times as long as the shortest and the middle-size piece is six inches longer than the shortest. How long is the middle-sized piece?

asked by Anonymous on September 7, 2012
36. ## Calculus

A spherical water balloon is being filled with water at the rate of 125 cubic inches per minute. At what rate is the radius increasing when the radius is 10 inches? At what rate is the surface area increasing?

asked by Anonymous on April 25, 2016
37. ## Math

Two squares are drawn. The larger square has area of 400 square inches. The areas of the two squares have a ratio of 1 : 4. What is the side length s of the smaller square?

asked by Juan on September 15, 2017
38. ## Algebra

Find the sum of the first five terms of an infinite geometric progression with a common ratio |r|

asked by Anonymous on February 10, 2017
39. ## geometry

A candle manufacturer sells cylindrical candles in sets of three. Each candle in the set is a different size. The smallest candle has a radius of 0.5 inches and a height of 3 inches. The other two candles are scaled versions of the smallest, with scale

asked by Anonymous on June 2, 2017
40. ## Calculating and Reporting Healthcare Statistics

How do you: Calculate the total inches of documents filed per day for all clerks. Calculate the total documents filed per day for all clerks. Calculate the weekly total inches of documents filed per clerk (round to two decimal points). Calculate the weekly

asked by Kat on April 23, 2015
41. ## calculus

The side of a square is measured to be 12 inches with a possible error of ±0.02 inch in that measurement. If x is the exact length of the side of the square, express this difference as an absolute value inequality and solve. Then find the interval

asked by rachel on August 29, 2011
42. ## Sequences...again

Sequence T1 is obtained by adding the corresponding terms of S(sub) and S(sub2). so that T(sub1) = {2.6, 3.39, 4.297, 5.3561, . . .}. We shall write T(sub1) = S(sub1) + S(sub2) to convey the addition of S(sub1) and S(sub2) in this way. Is T(sub1) an

asked by Nelson on September 30, 2007
43. ## algebra

Rectangle Dimensions The length of a rectangle is 7 inches longer than the width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 62 inches, find the measures of the length and width.

asked by annoymous on March 3, 2013
44. ## math

A string of decorative lights is 28 feet long. The first light on the string is 16 inches from the plug. If the lights on the string are spaced 4 inches apart, how many lights are there on the string?

asked by Derick on March 30, 2015
45. ## Math 208

Rectangle Dimensions: The length of a rectangle is 7 inches longer than the width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 62 inches, find the measures of the length and width.

asked by Teresa on March 3, 2013
46. ## math

a square has side length of 6 inches. a parallelogram has a base of 6 inches. the area of the square is equal to the area of the parallelogram what is the height of the parallelogram?

asked by robin on November 16, 2017
47. ## Math ASAP

Base Area: 22 square inches Lateral Surface Area: 308 square inches What is the Surface Area of the hexagonal prism?

asked by Omar on August 24, 2013
48. ## Math ASAP

Base Area: 22 square inches Lateral Surface Area: 308 square inches What is the Surface Area of the hexagonal prism?

asked by Omar on August 24, 2013
49. ## algebra

a bug crawls clockwise around the outside rim of a clock from 12 to 4 and travels 7 inches. if a second bug crawls around the outside rim from 6 to 11, in the same direction, how many inches did the bug crawl?

asked by melvin on February 17, 2015
50. ## math

Samantha was playing a fraction game where she could earn either positive or negative points on each turn.The lowest score she ever recorded was -26 2/3. The highest score was 8 3/4. Which. What expession represents the distance on a number line between

asked by Bridget on December 16, 2014
51. ## Math

Marcus build a model car that is 4 inches wide what scale was used to build the car if the actual width of the car is 6’1” equals to be one and she could . 5’1” equals 1.5 feet1’ equals 1.5 inches

asked by Anna on January 14, 2019
52. ## algebra 1

the perimeter of a rectangle is 224 incles. the length exceeds the width by 64 inces. find the length and the width. the length is _____ inches and the width is _____ inches

asked by spirit73 on September 28, 2009
53. ## algebra 1

I really need help with this one the perimeter of a rectangle is 224 incles. the length exceeds the width by 64 inces. find the length and the width. the length is _____ inches and the width is _____ inches

asked by spirit73 on September 29, 2009
54. ## Algebra

Barber has a rectangle Shaped mouse pad.the longest side of the mouse pad is 8 inches and the shortest side is 3 inches what is the perimeter and areas of the mouse pad.

asked by Sharmaine Coats on May 5, 2016
55. ## math

The length a spring stretches is directly proportional to the force applied. If a force of x pounds stretches a spring h inches, how much force is necessary to stretch the same spring m inches? (Assume x = 7, h = 4, and m = 15.)

asked by lisa on May 27, 2013
56. ## Algebra 1-2

Jack is making square pillows for his room. He is using different fabric for each face, one width a width of 80 inches and the other with a width of 48 inches. What is the length of one side the largest pillow he can make if all the pillows are the same

asked by Aeriel on April 20, 2013
57. ## math

marty has saved \$72. He spent \$8 on a video rental. write a ratio as a fraction in simplest form to srpresent what portion of his savings he has left

asked by Taylor on May 3, 2012
58. ## math homework

marty has saved \$72 he spent \$8 on a vid rental write a ratio as a fraction in simplest form to represent what proportion of his savings he has left

asked by doo on November 14, 2010
59. ## math

A student claims that a ratio remains unchanged if 1 is added to both the numerator and the denominator of the fraction. Does a/b equal a + 1/b + 1? Write and explanation and give an example or counterexample.

asked by Lilly on October 29, 2010
60. ## Algebra 1

An architectural firm makes a model of a science center they are building. The ratio of the model to the actual size is 1 in.:85 ft. Estimate the height of the building if the model is 1.5 inches tall.

asked by Katie on October 5, 2013
61. ## math

Two Rhombuses of the equal length and width of 10 inches each and height of 7 inches are drawn inside a quarter-circle of radius 18 inches as shown in the figure below. (a) find the perimeter of each of the Rhombuses. (b) Find the perimeter of the

asked by rosland on January 10, 2009
62. ## statistics

Community health center, a new patient clinic in your town serving only underinsured and uninsured patients, has asked you to help its HIM department get started. Calculate the number of new shelving units needed for a medical record filing system based on

asked by laverne on June 7, 2015
63. ## Statistics

Community Health Center, a new patient clinic in your town serving only underinsured and uninsured patients, has asked you to help its HIM department get started. Calculate the number of new shelving units needed for a medical record filing system based on

asked by Anonymous on November 16, 2014
64. ## Healthcare Statistic

Community Health Center, a new patient clinic in your town serving only underinsured and uninsured patients, has asked you to help its HIM department get started. Calculate the number of new shelving units needed for a medical record filing system based on

asked by Anonymous on November 3, 2013
65. ## calculating statistical data

community health center, a new patient clinic in your town serving only underinsured and uninsured patients, has asked you to help its him department get started. calculated the number of new shelving units needed for medical record filing system based on

asked by marcus on July 23, 2014
66. ## AP Calculus BC

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

asked by Zaina on September 22, 2014
67. ## Math Symbols

Let "p" represent 'the area of rectangle ABCD is 50 square inches'. Let "q" represent 'the perimeter of rectangle ABCD is 30 inches'. Let "r" represent "the length of rectangle ABCD is twice the width" My question: use symbols to represent the collowing

asked by Kasey on August 21, 2006
68. ## Math (Sorry, Forgot to add Part B)

The Pleasant Valley Library is moving to a larger building. To get ready for the move, the staff is packing all of the books into boxes. The library owns 35,000 books. On average, each book measures 8 inches by 10 inches by 2 inches. Each box measures 2

asked by Robert on September 5, 2007
69. ## mattttthhhhhhh

Problem: how many bricks 3.75 in. Wide × 8 in. Long are required to cover a patio 13 ft. 6 in. Wide by 18 ft 9 in. LonStep 1. First, find the total width & length of the patio in inches. Step 1a. Convert the portion of width and length that is expressed

asked by kaykay on November 27, 2012
70. ## math

Problem: how many bricks 3.75 in. Wide × 8 in. Long are required to cover a patio 13 ft. 6 in. Wide by 18 ft 9 in. LonStep 1. First, find the total width & length of the patio in inches. Step 1a. Convert the portion of width and length that is expressed

asked by kaykay on November 27, 2012
71. ## math

just want to chack my answers: 1. Find the least common multiple of 3, 6, and 9. A-36? 2.Add. Write the answer in simplest form.3/11+9/11+1/11= 1 2/11? 3.Four buttons have diameters of 5/8,3/4 ,9/16 ,7/8 and inches. Which button is smallest? A~9/16?

asked by A~ on September 19, 2009
72. ## Algebra II

the hypotenuse of a right triangle is 25 inches and the height is 5 inches more than its base. what is the height of the triangle?

asked by Brandon on November 5, 2016
73. ## algebra

How much bigger is the area of a square with side 3x + 2y inches than a square with side 2x - y inches?

asked by Anonymous on June 27, 2012
74. ## math

A statue is 7 1/2 feet tall. How many inches tall is the statue? 1 foot = 12 inches A. 62.5 B. 90 ~ C. 75 D. 45

asked by Anonymous on November 19, 2018
75. ## Math

A triangle has one side that is 4 inches long and another side that is 4.5 inches long. The angle that is between them is 80°.

asked by shaunta on September 18, 2012
76. ## GED-Word Problems

Jody's new jeans are 30 inches long. They need to be shortened 1 1/2 inches. How long will they be after are shortened?

asked by kayla on April 25, 2012
77. ## Math

If a rectangular lot measures 800m by 600m write the ratio of the width of the lot to its length.express your answer I lowest term. Plssss help me to solve it I don't understand how and what is the formula.?

asked by Kathy on July 31, 2016
78. ## Math

1. What is the surface area of the pyramid shown to the nearest whole number? The diagram is not drawn to scale. The lengths are, 3ft as the base, 3ft as the width, and the height is going up at an angle on the outside face on the pyramid which is 8ft. A)

asked by Tim on June 8, 2016
79. ## Calculus

How would I do this the fraction way, I want to get used to doing it in fraction form, that would make things much easier. 2. 5 - 1 + 1/5 -... Common ratio is -0.2, so that would be -1/5. S = a/1-r S = 5/1-(-0.2) S = 5/1.2 = 4.166 = 25/6

asked by Anonymous on September 20, 2011
80. ## calculus

a rectangular piece of cardboard that measures 4 by 3 inches is to be formed into a rectangular box by cutting squares with length x from each corner and folding up sides. Find the volumes of the box in terms of x

asked by Amber on October 16, 2009
81. ## Math

Consider the approximately normal population of heights of male college students with mean ì = 69 inches and standard deviation of ó = 4.6 inches. A random sample of 25 heights is obtained. (b) Find the proportion of male college students whose height is

asked by Sue7 on June 21, 2013
82. ## math !

A quilt design uses parallelogram-shaped pieces that have a base measure of 6 inches and a height of 8 inches. If 15 pieces are used in the quilt, what is the total area of the parallelogram-shaped pieces in the quilt? A)150 in B)360 in C)720 in** D)1,440

asked by JacqueesWifee on March 23, 2016
83. ## geometry

If the sides of a triangle are in the ratio 3:4:5 and the perimeter of the triangle is 72 inches what are the lengths of the sides?

asked by Debbie on November 30, 2010
84. ## geometry

the perimeter of a parallelogram is 48 inches and the ratio of the lengths of the sides is 3:5. what are the lengths of the sides

asked by kevina on May 27, 2010
85. ## math

GEOMETRY The formula for the perimeter of a rectangle is P = 2 + 2w, where is the length and w is the width. A rectangle has a perimeter of 24 inches. Find its dimensions if its length is 3 inches greater than its width.

asked by Sally on November 3, 2015
86. ## math

Laketown had 215 inches of snowfall last year, but only 155 inches this year. What was the percent decrease in snowfall for Laketown to the nearest percent? A. 28% B. 39% C. 72% D. 139%

asked by anna on May 12, 2016
87. ## college algebra2

a triangle whose base is 18 inches long has an area of 280 square inches. find the area of a similar triangle whose base is 6 1/4 feet long.

asked by IRIS on February 12, 2016
88. ## Math

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

asked by Lea on May 17, 2018
89. ## Math

A square picture with sides of 32 inches is to be mounted on a square mat with sides of 52 inches. Find the area of the mat that will remain uncovered by the picture.

asked by Anonymous on February 3, 2019
90. ## statistics

A sample of 36 females is taken. What is the probability that the mean height of these women is shorter than 64 inches if we know the height for all American females is N(63,3^2)? What is the probability that a random woman is shorter than 64 inches?

asked by Cori on April 3, 2011
91. ## trigonometry

How do i do them? :l 7. At 2:00 P.M., the angle between the hour and minute hands on a clock is 60° (approximately 1.05 radians). The arc length formed by the two hands is 2.63 inches. What is the radius of the clock in inches? (Round to the nearest

asked by Stephen on December 12, 2012
92. ## Math

Describe two ways to determine the larger of two fractions. A. Compare fractions by writing fractions as mixed numbers B. Compare fractions with the same denominator by comparing the numerators and compare fractions with different denominators by writing

asked by Tina on October 25, 2017
93. ## San Sebastián

In Harry's attic there are. Three spider webs.the first web is twice as larger as the second web. The third web is 3 inches larger than the first web.The combined width of the three webs is 1 foot and 6 inches.How many long is each web?

asked by Rasty on November 25, 2013

PLEASE CHECK THESE ANSWERS compare the pair of numbers use ,= 3/4 _ 6/8 A.3/4=6/8(I PICKED THIS) B.3/46/8 Write the decimal as a fraction or mixed number in simplest form. 3.45 A.4 3/4 B.4 9/20 C.3 3/4 D.3 9/20(I PICKED THIS

asked by matt on November 20, 2013
95. ## Algebra

Tara and Jade are hiking up a hill. Each has a different stride. The run for Tara's stride is 32 inches, and the rise is 8 inches. The run for Jade's stride is 36 inches. What is the rise of Jade's stride?

asked by Loren on November 11, 2010
96. ## Math

you are creating a board game. you want to cut square game pieces that measure 1 1/4 on each side from a piece of paper that measures 8 1/2 inches by 11 inches... how many game pieces can you cut from the paper?

asked by cuti on November 5, 2015
97. ## math

In the scaled down drawing of a sport utility vehicle shown below,1/4 of an inch represents 1/2 of a foot. What is the unit rate in inches per foot? A. 1/2 of an inch per foot B. 1/8 of an inch per foot C. 1/4 of an inch per foot D. 2 inches per foot

asked by lisa gudin on January 31, 2019
98. ## math

You want to install kitchen floor tiles that each measure 12 inches by 12 inches (1 sq. foot). Your kitchen measures 12 feet by 14 feet, but there is a 2 foot by 4 foot area around the sink that will not be tiled. How many tiles do you need?

asked by Anonymous on October 7, 2008
99. ## Math

A section of a boardwalk is made using 15 boards. Each board is 9 1/4 inches wide. The total width of the section is 144 inches. The spacing between each board is equal. What is the width of the spacing between each board?

asked by Sapphire on December 2, 2013
100. ## math

Warren measured a recentangular window to find Out how much plastic he would need to cover it.The window measured 5ft 6 inches by2ft9inches.about how many square inches of plastics does Warren need to cover the window?

asked by Mariah on April 20, 2015