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

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1. ## geometry

A slow cooker is used to cook food slowly. The diameter of a slow cooker is 15 inches, and the volume is 1400 cubic inches. A second slow cooker has a diameter that is 20% greater. What is the volume of the larger pot?

asked by kirk on August 18, 2016
2. ## math

For a person of height h (in inches), a healthy weight W (in pounds) is one that satisfies this system of inequalities: W is greater than or equal to (19h^2)/703 and W is less than or equal to (25h^2)/703 Graph the system for 0 is less than or equal to h

asked by cheyanne marie on April 25, 2012
3. ## Algebra II

The longer side of a triangle is 3 times the shorter side. The third side is 4 inches longer than the shorter. How long is the short side if the perimeter is more than 39 inches?

asked by Derick on August 21, 2015
4. ## Trigonometry

Rusty has a photograph that is 8 inches wide x 10 inches long. She wants to enlarge the photograph to make a poster that is 3 feet wide. How long will the poster be?

asked by Bob on October 30, 2015
5. ## Math

In a scale drawing the length of a rectangular room is 6 inches, and the width is 3 inches. The actual length of the room is 18 feet. What is the scale of the drawing?

asked by Anonymous on May 17, 2017
6. ## maths

a woman who is 5feet 4 inches cast a shadow that is 6 feet tall. how long of a shadow would be cast by a man who is 6 feet 8 inches tall

asked by gina on November 5, 2012
7. ## San Bernardino valley college

The height of a triangle is 3 inches less than 5 times the length of its base. The area is 34 square inches. Find the length of the base and the height of the triangle.

asked by anonymous on October 22, 2014
8. ## chemistry

Eva has two containers labeled A and B. The diameter of container A is 8 inches and the diameter of container B is 12 inches. If Eva pours the water from container A into container B, which will occur?

asked by Anonymous on June 8, 2011

you want to put a place mat that is 11.5 inches long directly in the center of a table that is 40 inches long. How far is the place mat from either edge of the table?

asked by Cindy on April 11, 2016
10. ## math

Function M described by M(x)= 3x+16 can be used to predict the circumference of the waist of a male in x inches who is obese . Predict the circumference of a male’s waist whose inches are 49 would this be 3(49)+16=163 I hope I did this right

asked by katie on September 2, 2011
11. ## pre algebra

A woman who is 5feet 4 inches cast a shadow that is 6 feet tall. How long of a shadow would be cast by a man who is 6 feet 8 inches tall

asked by melissa on November 5, 2012
12. ## Algebra

A page should have perimeter of 42 inches. The printing area within the page would be determined by top and bottom margins of 1 inch from each side, and the left and right margins of 1.5 inches from each side. What should be the overall dimensions of the

asked by fiona on February 22, 2016
13. ## Algebra

A page should have perimeter of 42 inches. The printing area within the page would be determined by top and bottom margins of 1 inch from each side, and the left and right margins of 1.5 inches from each side. What should be the overall dimensions of the

asked by Anonymous on February 18, 2017
14. ## math

The principal ordered four pizzas for the twelve students of the month. If each pizza has 8 pieces, what is the ratio of pieces of pizza to students of the month? Reduce your answer to lowest terms.

asked by Anonymous on February 18, 2015
15. ## math

A manufacturing company manufactures a cardboard box with a square base and a height of 15 inches. Suppose the equation 2 x x 60 7,200 0 can be used to find the length and width of the base of the box, each measuring x inches. Use the zero product property

asked by crissy on April 7, 2016
16. ## College Algebra

a box with an open top is constructed from a rectangular piece of cardboard with dimensions 14 inches by 18 inches by cutting out and discarding equal squares of side x at each corner and then folding up the sides as in the figure. The cost to create such

asked by John on March 17, 2013
17. ## Math

Which is better a truck delivery of soil or doing it yourself. The yard is about 6400 sq ft What kind of pickup truck does he drive? A 2003 Ford F-150 XL. How much can the pickup carry? The truck bed is 80 inches long, 69 inches wide, and 20 inches tall.

asked by aynomous on May 22, 2017
18. ## math

How much paper is used for a label on a can of frosting. The height of the jar is 5 inches and the radius is 1.5 inches I did SA=2TTrh+2TTr^2 SA=2TT1.5(5)+2TT1.5^2 SA=15TT + 2TT2.25 SA=15TT=4.5TT SA=19.5TT SA=61.261 SA=61.3in^2 61.3in squared of paper was

asked by Scott on March 18, 2013
19. ## Math

You want to install kitchen florr tiles that each measure 12 inches by 12 inches (1sq ft) 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? a. 142 b. 150 c.

asked by Diane on September 23, 2008
20. ## Math

How much paper is used for a label on a can of frosting. The height of the jar is 5 inches and the radius is 1.5 inches I did SA=2TTrh+2TTr^2 SA=2TT1.5(5)+2TT1.5^2 SA=15TT + 2TT2.25 SA=15TT=4.5TT SA=19.5TT SA=61.261 SA=61.3in^2 61.3in squared of paper was

asked by Scott- Ms Sue can you help on March 19, 2013
21. ## algebra

Jordan and Missy are stnading together in the schoolyard. Jordan, who is 6 feet tall, casts a shadow that is 54 inches long. At the same time, Missy casts a shadow that is 45 inches lobg. How tall is missing? 1 38in 2 86.5in 3 5ft 4 5ft 6in. plz help!!

asked by Anonymous on April 10, 2009
22. ## math

Jan is making a pencil holder out of plastic canvas.The pencil holder will be 4 inches high. It will not have a top.The perimeter of the square base is 17.64 inches.How much plastic canvas does Jan need?

asked by peter on March 14, 2013
23. ## math

the base of a container for coin boxes is 2 feet by 3 feet the base of the coin boxes is 2 inches by 3 inches the greastes number of coins that will fit into the container in a single layer is

asked by marshall on May 17, 2012
24. ## math final studying

an architect is building a model of a tennis court for a new client. on the model the court is 6 inches wide and 13 inches long. an official tennis court is 36 feet wide. what is the length of the court?

asked by cat on May 18, 2011
25. ## math

Jan is making a pencil holder out of plastic canvas.The pencil holder will be 4 inches high. It will not have a top.The perimeter of the square base is 17.64 inches.How much plastic canvas does Jan need?

asked by peter on March 14, 2013
26. ## Calculus

1. For f(x) = (1-x)/(1+x) and g(x) = x/(1-x), find the simplified form for f[g(x)] and state the domain? 2. Evaluate lim x -->1 ((√x^2 +8) -3))/(x-1) 3. A particle moves on a line away from its initial position so that after t hours it is s = 4t^2+t

asked by Dante on October 1, 2017
27. ## Calculus

1. For f(x) = (1-x)/(1+x) and g(x) = x/(1-x), find the simplified form for f[g(x)] and state the domain? 2. Evaluate lim x -->1 ((√x^2 +8) -3))/(x-1) 3. A particle moves on a line away from its initial position so that after t hours it is s = 4t^2+t

asked by Dante on October 1, 2017
28. ## math

How can I solve this problem. A restaurant has 7 booths and 20 table. Write tth ratio of booths to tables as a fraction.

asked by PJ on September 24, 2008
29. ## MaTh

A square game board measures 16 inches on each side. The game board is divided into smaller squares measuring 2 inches on a side. How many small squares are there on the game board? My answer is 16x16 = 256 x 2=512, then I 16/2 = 8 and 512/8 = 64. Is this

asked by Amy on August 8, 2013
30. ## Algebra 1

The body mass index I can be used to determine an individual's risk for heart disease. An index less than 25 indicates a low risk.The body mass index is given by the formula, or model, I=700w/h2, which w-height in inches. Frances weighs 166 pounds and

asked by Esther on February 7, 2011
31. ## algebra

Volume of a Box A box is constructed by cutting out square corners of a rectangular piece of cardboard and folding up the sides. If the cutout corners have sides with length x, then the volume of the box is given by the polynomial A box is constructed from

asked by mich on August 13, 2011
32. ## fraction maths

iam a fraction in simples form i am greater than 4\5 the sum of my terms is 25 what fraction am i

asked by fathima on November 25, 2012
33. ## geometry

jose want to buy a tv for his entertainment center. the hieght of the opening is 27 inches. usually, the opening of an entertainment center has a width-to-height ratio of 4:3

asked by Anonymous on May 21, 2012
34. ## Math

A child's desk is made so that the dimensions are two-thirds the dimensions of a full-size adult desk. Suppose the top of the full-size desk measures 54 inches long by 36 inches wide. What is the perimeter and area of the topof the child's desk?

asked by Richard on September 24, 2015
35. ## Math

A framed picture 20 inches wide and 36 inches high is shown in the diagram below. The picture will be hung on a wall where the distance from the floor is 10 feet. The center of the picture frame must be 2 3/4 feet from the floor. A) determine the distance

asked by Brooke on June 27, 2016
36. ## Math

The are of a square is 7x7 square inches. Write this using an exponent.

asked by Anonymous on September 19, 2013
37. ## Math (Algebra)

NO answers please!!! Just explain to me how to get the answer! Thank you. The body mass index, I, can be used to determine ans individual's risk for heart disease. An index less than 25 indicates a low risk. The body mass index is given by the formula, or

asked by Lynn on July 4, 2010
38. ## statistics

The inside diameter of metal washers produced by a company are normally distributed with a mean of .5 inches and a standdrd deviation of .01 inches. Of all washers produced .8% of the washers are rejected because they are too small for a bolt used to test

asked by josh on June 28, 2014
39. ## Math

You plant a 4 foot maple tree that grows at a rate of 6 inches per year and a 2 foot birch tree grows at a rate of 8 inches per year . In how many years after planting will the two trees be the same height? How tall will each tree be?

asked by Tina on December 13, 2015
40. ## Math

The area of a rectangular photograph is 59 square inches.It is to be mounted on a rectangular card with a boarder of 1 inch at each side and 2 inches at the top and bottom.Express the total area of the photograph and the boarder,A, as a function of the

asked by Chole on October 5, 2011
41. ## Math

the diameter of the pizza was 14 inches. What was the ratio of the radius to the diameter of the pizza?

asked by Sandy on December 3, 2013
42. ## math

blue rectangular tile and red rectangular tile are similar. the blue tile has a length of 10 inches and a perimeter of 30 inches.the red tile has a length of 6 inches. whats is the perimeter of the red tile?

asked by jabie on September 17, 2014
43. ## statistics

Community Health center, a new patient clinic in your town serving only underinsured and uninsured patients, has asked you to help its health information management department get started. calculate the number of new shelving units needed for a medical

asked by Anonymous on October 19, 2013
44. ## MATH-too confusing :(

Last fall, a gardener planted 64 iris bulbs. She found that only 56 of the bulbs bloomed in the spring. a.) Find the empirical probability that an iris bulb of this type will bloom. Give answer as a fraction in lowest terms. b.) How many of the bulbs

asked by Jen on July 22, 2011
45. ## GEOMETRY

Last fall, a gardener planted 56 iris bulbs. She found that only 49 of the bulbs bllomed in the spring. Find the empirical probability that an iris bulb of this type will bloom. give answer as a fraction in lowest terms. How many bulbs should she plant

asked by angela on June 7, 2012
46. ## Pythagorean Theorem

Shawn is building a wheelchair ramp onto his porch. If the porch is 36 inches high and Shawn wants the ramp to start 48 inches from the porch, how long does the ramp need to be?

47. ## geometry

A diameter of a circle is perpendicular to a chord whose length is 12 inches. If the length of the shorter segment of the diameter is 4 inches, what is the length of the longer segment of the diameter?

asked by Rachel on December 3, 2013
48. ## math

A diameter of a circle is perpendicular to a chord whose length is 12 inches. If the length of the shorter segment of the diameter is 4 inches, what is the length of the longer segment of the diameter?

asked by Lisa on December 8, 2010
49. ## Math

Henrey had a piece of a rope that was 22 1/2 inches long. Henry cut the rope into two pieces so that one piece was 8 1/4 inches long. What was the length of the other piece of rope

asked by Leslie on February 19, 2012
50. ## geometry

A diameter of a circle is perpendicular to a chord whose length is 12 inches. If the length of the shorter segment of the diameter is 4 inches, what is the length of the longer segment of the diameter?

asked by Rachel on December 3, 2013
51. ## geometry

A diameter of a circle is perpendicular to a chord whose length is 12 inches. If the length of the shorter segment of the diameter is 4 inches, what is the length of the longer segment of the diameter?

asked by Rachel on December 3, 2013
52. ## algebra

the perimeter of a triangle is 53 inches.the second side is 3 inches longer that the first side the third side is 1.5 times the lenght of the second side. what is the lenght of each side

asked by maria on September 9, 2010
53. ## Maths

The numerator and denominator of a fraction are in ratio 5 :2, if 5 is added to the numerator and 2 is subtracted from the denominator a new fraction 15 4 is formed. Find the original fraction.

asked by Ansh on December 17, 2016
54. ## Algebra

The numerator and the denominator of a fraction are in a ratio 3:2.If 3 is added to the numerator and 2 is subtracted from the denominator,a new fraction is formed whose value is 9/4 . Find the original fraction.

asked by Purva on March 10, 2017
55. ## maths

the numerator and denominator of a fraction are in the ratio 3:2 if three is added to the numerator and three is subtracted from the denominator a new fraction is formed whose value is 9/4 find the original fraction?

asked by vinit on August 23, 2015
56. ## maths

the numerator and denominator of a fraction are in the ratio 3:2 if 3 is added to the numerator and 2 is subtracted from the denominator a new fraction is formed whose value is 9/4 find the original fraction?

asked by vinit on August 23, 2015
57. ## Maths

The numerator and denominator of a fraction are in ratio 5 : 2, if 5 is added to the numerator and 2 is subtracted from the denominator a new fraction ¹/4 is formed.Find the original fraction.

asked by Ansh on December 17, 2016
58. ## Math

A picture must be hung on a wall were the distance from the floor to ceiling is 8 feet. The center of the picture mist be 5 1/4 feet from the floor. Determine the distance from the ceiling to the top of the picture frame How do I do this solve this?

asked by Ld on January 20, 2013
59. ## essay

Please help I have an assignment to write an essay for compare and contrast between 2 romantic movies generes. I want to compare their acting, what words or could you give me an example of it. I want to compare the acting, story plot, and music or sound.

asked by erianne on November 23, 2011
60. ## Math

When baking a cake, you have a choice of the following pans: a round cake pan that is 2 inches deep and has a 7 inch diameter a 6 inch × 9 inch rectangular cake pan that is 2 inches deep a. Which of these pans has the larger volume? Justify your answer.

asked by Rose on February 26, 2018
61. ## Algebra

A triangle has an area of 60 in^2. Its base is 10 inches and its height is √x inches. What is the value of x? What is the height of the triangle? Please show all work that you use to determine your answer. (Hint: The formula for the area of a triangle is

asked by sarah on May 20, 2013
62. ## Math

The distance between two towns on a map varies directly with the actual distance between the towns. Seven and a half inches on the map represents 150 miles. What is the actual distance represented by 11 inches on the map?

asked by M on November 4, 2012
63. ## MATH ASAP

identify the underlined place in 63.264. Then round the number to that place. thousandths; 63.26 hundredths; 63.26 hundredths; 63.27 thousandths; 63.27 2. The average annual rainfall in Miami, Florida is 61.93 inches. The average annual rainfall in

asked by Anonymous on October 30, 2014
64. ## math

a piece of fabric is cut into 12 equal lengths with 3 inches left over. Define a variable, and write an expression for the length or the original piece.

asked by pedro on September 29, 2011
65. ## Math

It took Esteban 1 hour and a half to complete his math problems for homework. He spent 3 to 5 minutes working each problem. Which is a reasonable number of problems that Esteban completed for homework? A.10 B.12 C.15 D.20 D? Shaquille O' Neal height

asked by Jerald on January 26, 2013
66. ## Math

A swim team consists of 7 boys and 5 girls. A relay of 4 swimmers is chosen at random from the team members. What is the probability that there are 3 boys on the relay team given that there is 1 girl on the relay team. Express your answer as a fraction in

asked by Hal on April 10, 2018
67. ## Algebra II

A picture is four inches wide and six inches long. It has an additional border of uniform width. If the area of the picture is equal to the area of the border, what is the width of the border?

asked by Morgan on July 2, 2011
68. ## Math

Timmy has 12 watermelons and Tina has 14, each watermelon with 12.73 inches and 2.7 inches in hight. Then what is the total length of Tina's watermelon's how over Timmy's *Solve for x= the untold length of watermelon*

asked by Anonymous on September 8, 2016
69. ## Math

Rachel is 2 times as tall as Kendall. Rich is 3 inches taller than Rachel. Brian is 74 inches tall and 1 inch shorter than Rich. How tall is Kendall?

asked by Lauryn on August 26, 2014
70. ## math

Emily and Miranda are standing outside. Emily is 5 feet tall and casts a shadow of 28 inches. Miranda's shadow is 29.4 inches long. Approximately how tall is Miranda?

asked by Daniel on May 19, 2011
71. ## College Algebra

Hooke's Law states that the distance a spring stretches is directly proportional to the weight attached to the spring. If a 30-pound weight attached to the spring stretches the spring 8 inches, find how much weight is needed to stretch the spring 12

asked by BFG on July 10, 2012
72. ## 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?

asked by Tina on September 27, 2008
73. ## MATH

1. Rosa, Roberto, Andrea, and Inno find an estimate for square root 10. Who has proposed the best solution? (1 point) Rosa: "Use square root 9 and square root 25 to estimate." Roberto: "I will use square root 4 and square root 9." Andrea: "It should be

asked by Shalee ^~^ on October 22, 2015
74. ## Math

Find the ratio and simply. Triangle find the shortest side to the longest 22.2, 9.6, 20 The simplified ratio is Type ratio as a simplified fraction

asked by Amalia on January 31, 2016
75. ## algebra

the body mass index is given by the formula, or model, I=700w/h(2), where w= weight and h = height in inches. Jerome is 76 inches tall. what weight will keep his body mass index between 25 and 33 Jeromes body mass index will fa;ll between 25 and 33 for the

asked by ron on March 28, 2010
76. ## algebra

find the slope and the y-intercept of the line. write fractional answer in the lowest terms. 4y+9x+3=11+9x the slope is? the y-intercept is (0,? help im not to good at algebra

asked by a on December 20, 2009
77. ## college

compare and contrast the terms philosophy, ideology, and theory in terms of their application to the teacher profession

asked by elnora on May 7, 2010
78. ## Math

If you add the denominator to both the numerator and denominator of a fraction, you get a new fraction that sometimes is larger than the original fraction. Find a fraction where the new fraction is four times as large as the original fraction after you add

asked by Liana on March 2, 2018
79. ## ALGEBRA

I need to find a slope and y intercept of the line and write the fractional answers in lowest terms. 2y+8x+3=12+8x; I would like to try this one and get your input. 2y+8x-8x-12-3; 2y/2 = 9/2; y = 9/2 however I did not find the slope. I don't think there is

asked by CANDY on November 20, 2010
80. ## math

The stopping distance d of a car after tehe brakes are applied varies directly as the square of the speed r. If a car traveling 50 mph can stop in 140 ft. How many feet will it take the same car to stop when it is traveling 70 mph? I did everything and I

asked by Kay on July 3, 2009
81. ## math

You are going to build a glass box. The length of the box is 8 inches more than the width and the height is half the length. The length of the wire to make the frame is 108 inches. 1.What are the dimensions of the box? 2.All six faces of the box will be

asked by maggie on February 4, 2017

According to Boyle's law, the pressure p of a compressed gas is inversely proportional to the volume, v. If a pressure of 20 pounds per square inch exists when the volume of the gas is 500 cubic inches, what is the pressure when the gas is compressed to

asked by Roger on January 7, 2009
83. ## math

A suitcase measures 22 inches long and 16 inches high. What is the diagonal length of the suitcase to the nearest foot. 16^2 + 22^2 = C^2 256 + 484 = C^2 740 = C^2 SQRT of 740 = 27.20 in. The diagonal length to the nearest foot equals 2.26ft.

asked by David on June 8, 2016
84. ## math

A suitcase measures 22 inches long and 16 inches high. What is the diagonal length of the suitcase to the nearest foot. 16^2 + 22^2 = C^2 256 + 484 = C^2 740 = C^2 SQRT of 740 = 27.20 in. The diagonal length to the nearest foot equals 2.26ft.

asked by David on June 8, 2016
85. ## Math

Ryan estimates the measurement of the volume of a popcorn container to be 282 cubic inches. The actual volume of the popcorn container is 289 cubic inches. What is the relative error of ryan's measurement to the nearest thousandth?

asked by Julie on February 28, 2009
86. ## Math

solve; divide; then reduce to lowest terms 1 4/7 / 4/10 and divide; then reduce to lowest terms 14/3 / 2 5/7

asked by Susan on April 14, 2012
87. ## math (rate)

I need help! Ok here's the problem. Melissa lights 2 candles that are the exact same height at the exact same time. The blue candle takes 6 hours to burn completely. The purple candle takes 9 hours to burn completely. After how many hours will the slower

asked by Kasie on October 25, 2006
88. ## math

Emma is installing a new tile floor. Each tile measures 12 inches by 12 inches. The room in which she is installing the tiles measures 14 feet by 10 feet. If each tile costs \$1.25, how much will it cost Emma to complete her project?

asked by Anonymous on March 7, 2011
89. ## geometry

Emma is installing a new tile floor. Each tile measures 12 inches by 12 inches. The room in which she is installing the tiles measures 14 feet by 10 feet. If each tile costs \$1.25, how much will it cost Emma to complete her project?

asked by keisha on October 6, 2010
90. ## math

Emma is installing a new tile floor. Each tile measures 12 inches by 12 inches. The room in which she is installing the tiles measures 14 feet by 10 feet. If each tile costs \$1.25, how much will it cost Emma to complete her project?

asked by Anonymous on March 7, 2011
91. ## algebra

A biologist knows that the average length of a leaf of a certain full-grown plant is 4 inches. The standard deviation of the population is 0.6 inch. A sample of 20 leaves of that type of plant given a new type of plant food had an average length of 4.2

asked by probability and statistic on May 20, 2017
92. ## arithmetic

The ratio of the sum of the first 8 terms of a G.P. to the sum of the first 4 terms of the same G.P. is 97:81, where the common ratio of the G.P. is a real number. What is the common ratio?

asked by priya on March 2, 2014
93. ## geometric progresions

The ratio of the sum of the first 8 terms of a G.P. to the sum of the first 4 terms of the same G.P. is 97:81, where the common ratio of the G.P. is a real number. What is the common ratio?

asked by priya on March 2, 2014
94. ## Algebra

A rectangular picture is 4 inches longer than it is wide. The picture is surrounded by a 3 inch wide frame. The area of the picture and frame is 144 square inches more than the area of the picture. What is the width of the picture?

asked by VaRey on September 24, 2012
95. ## algebra

find a table or other rectangular object and measure the length width and perimeter use feet or inches as your unit of measure express the length in terms of the width

asked by Anonymous on February 21, 2012
96. ## trig

The minute hand of a clock is 7 inches long and moves from 12 to 11 ​o'clock. How far does the tip of the minute hand​ move? Express your answer in terms of pi and then round to two decimal places.

asked by sareen on April 8, 2016
97. ## geometry

A triangle is made of wood sticks of lengths 8, 15 and 17 inches joined end-to-end. Pieces of the same integral length are cut from each of the sticks so that the three remaining pieces can no longer form a triangle. How many inches are in the length of

asked by M on January 28, 2016

The measurement of the radius of a circle is 16 inches, with a possible error of .25 inches. (Use differentials to approximate the possible propagated error and the percent error. Propagated error= 1.6% Percent error= 4.6%

asked by Sarah on October 26, 2016
99. ## pre calc

A cardboard box has a square base and a square top. The height of the box is 13 inches. Express the surface area A (the sum of the areas of all six sides of the box) in terms of the length l of the box. Can someone please help me

asked by Makenzi on February 10, 2017
100. ## Statistics

In a population of 240 women,the heights of the women are normally distributed with a mean of 64.2 inches and a standard deviation of 3.2 inches. If 36 women are selected at random, find the mean mu x and stand deviation sigma x of the population of sample

asked by Joe on November 8, 2011