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

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1. ## Algebra

the denominator of a fraction exceeds the numerator by 7, if the numerator is increased by 3, and the denominator is increased by 5, the resulting fraction equals 1/2. Find the original fraction.

asked by Scotch on March 22, 2016
2. ## URGET!!

DOING A 20 QUESTION MATH TEST AND GOT STUCK ON THESE PROBLEMS!!:( 1.find the three terms in the sequence 30,22,14,6,.... 2.write a rule for the sequence 4,8,16,32 3.find the first-four terms of the sequence represented by the expressed sequence 3n + 5. 4.a

asked by MS SUE OR ANYBODY PLZ HELP URGENT!!!:( on January 29, 2015
3. ## college algebra

Slopes are all around you! Take a look around where you are right now. You can calculate the slope of any object. For this assignment, find an object in your house, workplace, car, etc. and calculate its slope in inches. You will need a ruler for this

asked by lasheena on October 24, 2010
4. ## math

Uncle Toby is making a scale model of the battlefield at Fredericksburg. The area he wants to model measures about 11 mi by 7.5 mi. He plans to put the model on a 3.25 ft by 3.25 square table. On each side of the model he wants to leave at least 3 inches

asked by Jenny on January 20, 2015
5. ## math

A ferris wheel has diameter of 24 m and is 4 m above ground level at its lowest point. Assume that a rider enters a car from a platform that is 30^0 around the rim before the car reaches its lowest point. Model the rider's height above the ground versus

asked by Tom on December 7, 2013
6. ## Math

The ratio of games the Falcons won to the games they lost for the 2013 football season was 7:5. What is the ratio of games won to the total number of games played? What kind of ratio did you describe?

asked by Amy on October 14, 2014
7. ## Math

The ratio of games the Falcons won to the games they lost for the 2013 football season was 7:5. What is the ratio of games won to the total number of games played? What kind of ratio did you describe?

asked by Amy on October 14, 2014
8. ## Math

For once I am the one who needs help so help if you can ASAP. 1.Determine which ratio forms a proportion with 9/5 by finding a common multiplier. A. 54/30 B. 45/50 C. 45/90 D. 90/20 Also.. 2.Determine which ratio forms a proportion with 14/35 by writing

asked by 100%Postive on February 1, 2017
9. ## Math

The ratio of games the Falcons won to the games they lost for the 2013 football season was 7:5. What is the ratio of games won to the to the total number of games played? What kind of ratio did you describe?

asked by Amy on October 20, 2015
10. ## algebra

Suppose that the width of a certain rectangle is 1 inch more than one-fourth of its length. The perimeter of the rectangle is 62 inches. Find the length and width of the rectangle.

asked by Anonymous on December 28, 2015
11. ## math

a daisy is 24 inches tall. the height a sunflower is 3 1/2 times the height of the daisy . find the height of the sunflower - did not match any products.

asked by Anonymous on September 17, 2010
12. ## algebra

Suppose that the width of a certain rectangle is 1 inch more than one-fourth of its length. The perimeter of the rectangle is 32 inches. Find the length and width of the rectangle.

asked by Rebecca on September 8, 2015
13. ## Math

Tristen has three 4 foot long boards. He needs to cut pieces that are 13 inches long from the boards. What is the greatest number of boards he can cut?

asked by Tonya on November 10, 2013
14. ## renaissance

i am doing a compare and contrast essay on philip II of spain and elizabeth I of england. what are some main ideas of their differences? and how would i write a thesis sentence on this? if the paper is 4-5 pages how many paragraphs do you think it should

asked by anonymous on January 21, 2009
15. ## physics

Find the ratio of the electrostatic to gravitational force between two electrons. 4.16×1042 What is this ratio for two protons? (Why is the ratio different for electrons and protons?)

asked by Joe on August 22, 2014
16. ## math

1. Find the expense at 60 cents a square foot of polishing the curved surface of a marble column in the shape of the frustum of a right circular cone whose slant height is 12 ft. and the radii of whose bases are 3ft 6in and 2ft 4in respectively.

asked by kitOy on February 19, 2012
17. ## Math

A town considers wheather to put curbs along the streets. The ratio of people who support putting cubs to those who oppose it is 2 to 5. A. What fraction of the people oppose putting in curbs?

asked by Kerry on September 14, 2011

Given A(-4,-2), B(44), and C(18,-8, answer the following questions Write the equations of the line containing the altitude the passes through B in standard form. Write the equation of the line containing the median that passes through point C in

asked by PoPo on January 20, 2017
19. ## math,correction

Write each fraction in simplest form. #18 (-5x^3y^3)/(-20xy^4) my answer is: (3x^2)/(4y) --------------------------------------- Write each expression in simplest form. #24 (4x-28)/(5x-35) = (4(x-7))/(5(x-7)) MY answer= (4)/(5)

asked by jas20 on March 2, 2007
20. ## calculus

Suppose a tree on your land has a radius of 3 inches and increases in radius one-fourth inch a year. How many years, y, to the nearest tenth will it take for the volume of the tree to double? A. 2 years B. 3.6 years C. 6.1 years D. 6.2 years

asked by Anonymous on April 14, 2012
21. ## Calculus 2

Calculate c(sub0), c(sub1), c(sub2), c(sub3), and c(sub4) for the power series the sum from n=0 to infinity of c(subn)x^n that represents f(x)=tanx. Use the first two nonzero terms of the series to approximate the tangent of 1/4 radian. Compare your

asked by Heather on November 28, 2012
22. ## Biology

I am lost in this Genetics Maze. Here is my assignment: Write out a cross using genotypes as parents Determine Possible Gametes that may be formed Use a Punett Square to establish the genotypes of all possible progeny. Determine the Genotype Ratio of the

asked by gjet on June 25, 2007
23. ## math

Automobiles and small trucks make up 84% of the travel to and from work in the US. What fraction represents all other means of travel to and from work in the US? How would I set this up, I am guessing the answer is 16% but I have no clue how to get the

asked by Rhonda on June 1, 2007
24. ## Math

A rope hangs from the ceiling. It reaches the floor exactly. It's 4 feet from the wall. When it's pulled to the wall, the end of the rope is 4 inches above the floor. How high is the ceiling?

asked by Isabelle on January 8, 2017
25. ## Math

1) If 2 +1/z =0; then what is the value of 9+9z? A) -9/2 B) -1/2 C) 0 D) 9/2 E) the answer cannot be determined. 2) let wx=y where wxy does not equal 0 If both x and y are multipled by 6, then w is A)multiplied by 1/36 B)multiples by 1/6 C)multipled by 1

asked by Aline on February 9, 2018
26. ## East brainerd elementary

reasoning Eric and Madison both measured the same trading card.Eric says the card is about 3inches long.madison says it is about 23/4 inches long.their teacher says both are correct.how is that possible?

asked by Latha on February 19, 2013
27. ## Math

A rope hangs from the ceiling. It reaches the floor exactly. It is 4 feet from the wall. When it is pulled to the wall, the end of the rope is 4 inches above the floor. How high is the ceiling?

asked by Clary on January 8, 2017
28. ## Algebra

A piece of lumber two and one forth feet long is to be cut into three equal pices. How long will each piece of cut wood be? Give the measurement in feet and in inches.

asked by Amyree on August 15, 2016
29. ## math

what is the process for solving the following question? John is 72 inches tall and casts a 40 inch shadow. A monument casts a 24 foot shadow. How tall is the monument?

asked by n on February 24, 2012
30. ## dma 040

42 inch board is cut into 3 pieces. Piece 2 is twice as long as the 1st & 3rd piece. Piece 3 is three times as long as piece 1. Find inches of all three pieces

asked by Anonymous on September 14, 2013
31. ## math

According to a map, the distance between Hilltop and Valleyfloor is 1 3/4 inches. If the map uses a scale of ¼ inch to represent 1 mile, what is the actual distance in miles from Hilltop to Valleyfloor?

asked by sharday on December 17, 2015
32. ## algebra 1

A piece of lumber which is 55 inches long is cut into two parts such that 2 times the larger part will be 12 more than 5 times the smaller part. How long are each of the pieces of lumber?

asked by carole on November 22, 2011
33. ## math

Toby is making a scale model of the battlefield at Fredericksburg. The area he wants to model measures about 11 mi by 7.5mi. He plans to put the model on a 3.25 ft by 3.25ft square table. On each side of the model he wants to leave at least 3 inches

asked by greg on November 30, 2012
34. ## math

Toby is making a scale model of the battlefield at Fredericksburg. The area he wants to model measures about 11 mi by 7.5mi. He plans to put the model on a 3.25 ft by 3.25ft square table. On each side of the model he wants to leave at least 3 inches

asked by greg on November 30, 2012
35. ## Math Help!

-If one fish is twice as long as another,how do their weights compare? -If one fish is as heavy as another, how do their lengths compare? L- 31,33,35,37,39 W- 250,308,363,420,520

asked by Kevin on April 29, 2014
36. ## Algebra

These are the three questions that I'm struggling with. Question 2 is a matter of terminology. Questions 1 and 3 are just difficult for me to decipher through and are causing me some confusion. (The initial set of directions apply to each question). 1.

asked by Elizabeth on January 13, 2015
37. ## Binomial

Help me on this one :( Express y= (7-3x-x^2)/[((1-x)^2)(2+x)] in partial fractions. Hence, prove that if x^3 and higher powers of x may be neglected, then y=(1/8)(28+30x+41x^2) I did the first part of expressing it in partial fractions. (Since it's very

asked by Keira on March 3, 2010
38. ## Pre-Calc

A rectangular package to be sent by a delivery service can have a maximum combined length and girth (perimeter of a cross section) of 120 inches. a. Show that the volume of the package is V(x)= 4xsquared(30-x) b. Use your graphing calculator to find the

asked by Hannah on September 26, 2010
39. ## geography

compare latin america's landmass and population to those of the united states. Based on that data, how might the overall population densities of the two compare?

asked by christina on January 25, 2010
40. ## statistics-normal approximation, distrubution

find the normal appproximation for the binomial probabiolity the x=5,where n=12, and p= 0.7. compare this to the value of p(x=5). *please show calculations and work. want to compare my calculations. thank you. mary

41. ## Physics

A pendulum consists of an object of mass m = 1 kg swinging on a massless string of length l = 258 cm. The object has a speed of 1.6 m/s when it passes through its lowest point. What is the greatest angle with the vertical that the string makes during the

asked by Leah on November 17, 2009
42. ## Math

Yvonne owes her sister \$25. Michael's checking account balance is -\$20. Write an inequality to compare the amounts. Explain the meaning of the inequality.

asked by Jiggz on September 10, 2015
43. ## Writing

I'm trying to write a compare and contrast essay about animal cells and plant cells. I need differences and similarities between them. Could anyone please help me? Oh, and it would be nice if you started me off with a few sentences so I would continue it.

asked by Val on May 26, 2016
44. ## philosophy

write a 350-7-- word response in which you choose two or three eastern philosophies and describe how they compare. take sides, determine which philosophies are most persuasive and explain why.

asked by lipgloss87 on February 24, 2009
45. ## Ethics

I have to compare and contrast two (any two) theories or concepts of ethics by providing 2-3 pages of a thorough discussion and exaples of my arguement. How can I write so many pages on something that's hard to understand?

asked by George on March 16, 2008
46. ## Engineering

Your green house irrigation sytem is plumbed with 3/4" pvc pipe from which 1/2" branch lines are routed to each row of plants. if the city supplies water that flows at 3ft/sec what is the velocity of the water at plants level? WEhat is the flow rate in

asked by Matt on September 10, 2006
47. ## math

If you add 2 1/2 plus 3 yards and 6 inches and 6 1/3 yards. How many yards do you have?

asked by JUNIOR C on March 23, 2011
48. ## math

1/8 inch is closest to 0 inches ,1/2 inch,1 inch

asked by Anonymous on December 11, 2011
49. ## math

If you add: 2 1/2 plus 3 yards and 6 inches and 6 1/3 yards. How many yards do you have?

asked by JUNIOR C on March 23, 2011
50. ## math help ms sue please

Which sum will be irrational? (1 point) 3 + 2 start root 19 end root plus start fraction 7 over 2 end fraction Start Fraction 18 over 3 End Fraction plus Start Fraction 11 over ten thousand End Fraction. –6 + (–3.251) Which product will be rational? (1

asked by Anonymous on September 2, 2015

Which sum will be irrational? (1 point) 3 + 2 start root 19 end root plus start fraction 7 over 2 end fraction Start Fraction 18 over 3 End Fraction plus Start Fraction 11 over ten thousand End Fraction. –6 + (–3.251) Which product will be rational? (1

asked by XenaGonzalez on August 25, 2015
52. ## help please with math thanks

Which sum will be irrational? (1 point) a.3 + 2 b.start root 19 end root plus start fraction 7 over 2 end fraction c Start Fraction 18 over 3 End Fraction plus Start Fraction 11 over ten thousand End Fraction. d. –6 + (–3.251) Which product will be

asked by Anonymous on September 2, 2015
53. ## ms sue math help please or anyone

Which sum will be irrational? (1 point) a.3 + 2 b.start root 19 end root plus start fraction 7 over 2 end fraction c Start Fraction 18 over 3 End Fraction plus Start Fraction 11 over ten thousand End Fraction. d. –6 + (–3.251) Which product will be

asked by Anonymous on September 2, 2015

Which sum will be irrational? (1 point) 3 + 2 start root 19 end root plus start fraction 7 over 2 end fraction Start Fraction 18 over 3 End Fraction plus Start Fraction 11 over ten thousand End Fraction. –6 + (–3.251) Which product will be rational? (1

asked by Anonymous on September 2, 2015
55. ## Math Statistics

Students enrolled in an introductory statistics course at a university were asked to take a survey that indicated whether the student has a visual or verbal learning style. Of the 39 students who took the survey, 25 were judged to have a visual learning

asked by James on July 25, 2013
56. ## Chemsitry

I don’t understand how to write this equation. Write an equation relating the concentration for a reactant A at t=0 to that at t=t for a first-order reaction. Define all the terms, and give their units. Do the same for a second- order reaction. -Would it

asked by Jane on July 17, 2010

2.Find the slope of a line that passes through (–2, –3) and (1, 1). The fraction one third.< 1 2 The fraction four thirds. 3.For the equation –4y = 8x, what is the constant of variation. –4 –2 1 < 2 4.Suppose y varies directly with x, and y = 24

asked by Mia on November 15, 2014
58. ## Basic Math

A student claims that 2/3 = 6/7 because if you add 4 to both the top and the bottom of a fraction, the fraction does not change. How do you respond? I am a bit confused. Don't you need to have a common denominator?

asked by Jordan on February 6, 2011
59. ## math

Jackie is making window curtains for her window.Each curtain will be 108 inches long.Fabric is sold in yards.What is the length of each curtain in ysrds? A. 3 yards B. 9 yards C. 27 yards D. 36 yards

asked by stephanie on December 13, 2011
60. ## chemistry

The local weather forecaster reports that the current barometric pressure is 29.5 inches of mercury. What is the current pressure in atmospheres? 9.99 atm 3.93 atm 0.986 atm 883 atm 1.00 atm

asked by Ha on May 15, 2016
61. ## math

A bag has 40 marbles. There are 25 red marbles. The other marbles are black. What is the ratio of black marbles to red marbles in the lowest form?

asked by Uniqua on September 20, 2017
62. ## Math

Sum of4th and the 6th terms of an a,p is 42 . While the sum of the 3rd and 9th terms of the same a.p is 52. Find the (a) first term (b)common difference (c) sum of the first ten terms of the progression. Solution

asked by Terfa sakaa on October 14, 2012
63. ## Microeconomics

Cant find equations for solving for MP and AP. Suppose firms A and B each make T-shirts. Firm A's production function is q = L0.5 K0.5. Firm B's production function is q = 1.2 L0.5 K0.5. a.If the two firms each hire the same amounts of capital and labor,

asked by Bono on October 22, 2008
64. ## Math

What is the ratio of 3 and 6? What is the ratio of 1 and 6? What is the ratio of 1 and 2? What is the ratio of 3 and 1? What is the ratio of 2 and 6? What is the ratio of 3 and 2? How do you find a ratio?

asked by Steph on September 26, 2016

1) using kb for NH3 calculate ka for NH4+ ion. Compare this value with that calculated from your measured ph's? 2) how should the pH of a 0.1M solution of NaC2 at H3O2 compare with that of a 0.1 M solution of KC2H3O2? Explain briefly? THANK YOU!

asked by Layla on March 29, 2014
66. ## AP Physics

A glider on an air track carries a flag of length through a stationary photogate that measures the time interval td during which the flag blocks a beam of infrared light passing across the gate. The ratio vd = / td is the average velocity of the glider

asked by nicky on August 10, 2009
67. ## Math

A truck with 36-in.-diameter wheels is traveling at 55 mi/h. Find the angular speed of the wheels in rad/min, *hint convert miles to inches & hours to minutes How many revolutions per minute do the wheels make? • This question is 2 parts. I can't

asked by Jen on September 2, 2014
68. ## algebra

Solve. Leave the answers in terms of pi ?. a)Find a polynomial for the sum of the areas of the circles shown in the figure. b)Find the sum of the areas when r = 5 and r = 11.3. this is what I got but I did not do it right. I needed to To write an

asked by Anna on July 20, 2012
69. ## algebra

Solve. Leave the answers in terms of pi ?. a)Find a polynomial for the sum of the areas of the circles shown in the figure. b)Find the sum of the areas when r = 5 and r = 11.3. this is what I got but I did not do it right. I needed to To write an

asked by Anna on July 21, 2012
70. ## Biology

When cells increase in size, the surface area to volume ratio decreases. But which surface area to volume ratio is better to the cell as well as to the organism? The larger or smaller ratio?

asked by Mengistu on February 26, 2013
71. ## Trigonometry

Please show me the work so i understand 2. Find the reference angle of -11π/3. 5. If θ = –18°, find the exact value of θ in radians. 6.If θ = 3, find the value of θ in degrees correct to the nearest tenth of a degree. 13.The radius of a circle

asked by AJ on December 12, 2012
72. ## MATH

MY MATH TEACHER WANTS IS TO BUILD A HOUSE AND THE MEASUREMENTS ARE SUPPOSE TO BE A TOTAL OF 2100 SQUARE FEET AND IT'S SUPPOSE TO BE FOR EVER 1 INCH IS 2 SQUARE FEET DO HOW MANY INCHES WOULD THAT BE AND I WAS THINKING OF MAKING IT OUT OF POP STICKS BUT I

asked by HALLIE on May 17, 2008
73. ## Psychology

One of the best ways to compare heritability is to compare

asked by Rena on August 22, 2010
74. ## Math

Which of the following is a true statement? A. -9 > -4 B. | -10 | > |2| C. | -3| < |1| D. 6< - 12 Compare using , or = -2 ----- -4 A. < B.> C. = Compare using , or = -| 2-5| ----- (8 – 11) A. < B. > C = PLEASE HELP!!!

asked by Priscilla on April 20, 2015
75. ## social studies

write a couple of sentences that explain how the terms tributary and drainage basin are related

asked by calvin on September 28, 2008
76. ## trig

simplify and write the trigonometric equation in terms of sine and cosine. tan^2x-sec^2x

asked by Natash on November 15, 2008

Simplify and write the trigonometric expression in terms of sine and cosine: ((2+tan^2 x)(sec^2 x))-1 = (f(x))^2 f(x)= ???

asked by tyler on April 14, 2013
78. ## math

Suppose that ln2 = a and ln3 = b. Use properties of logarithms to write this logarithm in terms of a and b. ln8

asked by Kristina on October 25, 2008
79. ## Algebra 2

The sequence is defined by a recursion formula.Write the first four terms; a_1=-5; a_n=2a_n-1 +7

asked by Nan on August 7, 2014
80. ## math

Write the first four terms of the geometric sequence with the given properties. a = 5 , r = 14 a. 5/68 b. 5/71 c. 5/16 d. 5/48 e. 5/64 f. 5 g. 5/4 identify one or more choices that answer the question

asked by leah on August 27, 2016
81. ## math

Suppose that ln7 = a and ln8 = b. Use properties of logarithms to write this logarithm in terms of a and b. ln root5(56)

asked by Kristina on October 25, 2008
82. ## social studies

I need to write a short paragraph in which i use the following key terms: Patroon, Proprietary colony, Pacifist.

asked by Danielle on September 21, 2012
83. ## cosine and sine HELP!

Simplify and write the trigonometric expression in terms of sine and cosine: ((2+tan^2 x)(sec^2 x))-1 = (f(x))^2 f(x)= ???

asked by tyler on April 14, 2013
84. ## Math

Write these in factored form? 12 +6x x+x+x+6 x^2 + 3x x^2 + 4x +3 Combine like terms? 3x + 4x 11 + 5 + 2x + 6x 3x -2 - x + 9 7x - 8 - 11x x^2 + 2 + 7x + 4 - x x + 5x + x^2 + 3 + 2x^2 I don't really understand it so if you could help me, thaanks c:

asked by Mika on April 10, 2012
85. ## Algebra

Write the expression in descending exponent form. -7y + 8y3 - y6 I think I have to combine like terms but I don't know how. Please help?

asked by Bob on February 9, 2013
86. ## pre calculus

Simplify and write the trigonometric expression in terms of sine and cosine: ((2+tan^2 x)/(sec^2 x))-1 = (f(x))^2 f(x)= ??

asked by james on April 14, 2013
87. ## Math

Write the first five terms of the sequence defined by the recursive formula a(n) = 2*(a(n - 1)) + 5 with a(1) = -3 -3, -10, -24, -43, -81 -3, -1, 3, 11, 27 -3, 2, 7, 12, 17 -3, 4, 18, 46, 102 I'm trying to do this the way I've always done them (and gotten

asked by Max on January 12, 2018
88. ## Pre calculus

1. Write in terms of cos and sin function. cotx*secx Show work.

asked by Bimo on April 18, 2016
89. ## physics

Write the equation for fill factor in terms of V_max, V_oc, J_max, and J_sc. FF =

asked by Henry III on December 21, 2013
90. ## computer science

Write an application that calculates the value of e^x by using the following formula:e^x=1+(x/1!)+(x^2/2!)+(x^3/3!)... Allow the user to enter the number of terms to calculate

asked by Gina on October 7, 2010
91. ## calculus

write a simplified algebraic expression in terms of a and h to estimate the instantaneous rate of change of 8t(t+2)

92. ## algebra

i have y bars of chocolate at 42pence each write an expression in terms of y for the change in pence that i will get from a fiver

asked by abbie on January 10, 2012
93. ## Math

Simplify and write the trigonometric expression in terms of sine and cosine: ((2+tan^2 x)/(sec^2 x))-1 = (f(x))^2 f(x)= ??

asked by dylan on April 14, 2013
94. ## Maths

is it possible to find a sequence with the ruleadd four for wich all terms are multiples of four and eight all terms are even numbers all terms are negative numbers none of the terms are whole numbers if so tell me the sequence our i will die It's not

asked by Carla on October 17, 2006
95. ## Math/Fractions

1.Find the LCD and add the fractions. 1/125+4/50= 11/125, 1/1250, 1/35, 551/6250 My answer is 11/125 2.Subtract; then reduce answer to lowest terms. 5/22-1/41= 227/902,183/901,183/902,61/301 My answer is 183/902

asked by Suzy on February 3, 2013
96. ## Science-Space

Compare Earth and the moon in terms of size and surface gravity.Explain please. What is the relationship between the moon's surface gravity, lack of an atmosphere, and temperature range? Explain please!

asked by Abby on March 6, 2012
97. ## english

identify what the second metaphor compares Our song is a slamming screen door Sneakin' out late, tapping on your window When we're on the phone, and you talk real slow Cause it's late and your mama don't know Our song is the way you laugh, on the first

asked by sun on April 20, 2016
98. ## Math

The triangle below has a height of 12 feet and a base of 9 feet. What is the area of the triangle? A.108 B.54 C.21 D.30 B? If the area of a square is 81 square meters which formula would you use to calculate the perimeter of the square? A.p=lxw B.p=s+s

asked by Jerald on March 6, 2013
99. ## physics

a pitcher threw a baseball clocked at 105 miles per hour. The pitcher’s mound is 60 feet 6 inches from home plate. How long did it take, in seconds, for the ball to travel from the pitcher’s mound to home plate?

asked by Lakisha on February 8, 2016