# area, perimeter

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## Physics

A coil is wrapped with 200 turns of wire on the perimeter of a square frame of sides 20.5 cm. Each turn has the same area, equal to that of the frame, and the total resistance of the coil is 2.01 Ω. A uniform magnetic field is turned on perpendicular to

*asked by Alisha on October 23, 2014* -
## Geometry

Diagonals of quadrilateral ABCD intersect at O.If area of triangle ACB is 5 sq.units,area of triangle BCD is 9 sq.units,area of triangle CDA is 10 sq.units and area of triangle DAB is 6 sq.units,Find area of triangle AOB. Im begging you! pls I badly need

*asked by Catrina on November 29, 2014* -
## math

The perimeter of a square piece of land is twice the perimeter of an equilateral triangle. (an equilateral triangle has three equal sides.) If one side of the square is 45 feet, find the length of the sides of the triangle. 2x + 3 = 45 2 x + 3 -3 = 45 + 2x

*asked by Semra on September 11, 2014* -
## geometry

In the accompanying diagram, triangle ABCis similar to triangle DEF, AC = 6, AB = BC = 12, and DF = 8. Find the perimeter of triangle DEF. it an isoslese triangle 6 and 8 are both base my work 6+2=8 12+2=14 2(14)+6=p 24+6=28 I don't

*asked by Samantha on July 17, 2015* -
## Math

The width of a rectangle is fixed at 16 cm. What lengths will make the perimeter greater than 78cm? Would the answer be 23 because 16*2+23*2=78cm or would the answer be 24. Because the perimeter is greater than 78cm

*asked by Richard on April 8, 2010* -
## Math (pre Algebra)

The perimeter of a rectangle picture frame is 30 inches. The length of the frame is three less than twice the width. What are the dimensions of the frame? I know that the perimeter is 30 in., the length is 2w-3, and the width is w, but I don't know what to

*asked by Zoe on October 11, 2015* -
## math

a rectangle has a length of 13 units. the perimeter of a rectangle is twice its length. complete the table to find the perimeter of the rectangle if its width is 5,6,7 or 8 units wide

*asked by taffy on March 23, 2013* -
## maths

A hallow sphere has a volume of xcm^3 and a surface area of ycm^2 if the value of the diameter of the sphere is the radius of the area of a semicircle.what is the radius of a cylinder(P) if the area of the circle is equal to the area of the cylinder when

*asked by anthony on July 30, 2015* -
## pre-calc

a farmer wants to make a rectangular enclosure using a wall as one side and 120 m of fencing for the other three sides. a) express the area in terms of x and state the domain of the area function b)find the value of x that gives the greatest area. my

*asked by INEEDHELP!!! on October 1, 2007* -
## math

a house has two rooms of equal area. one room is square and the other room a rectangle, four feet narrower and 5ft longer than the square one. find the area of each room? let x = dimensions of the square. Rectangle then is x-4 and x+5 Set areas equal. area

*asked by mary-beth on November 29, 2006* -
## math

find the ratio of the length of the blue rectangle, to the length of the green rectangle, repeat this for width, perimeter and area blue rectangle is 2 ft by 3 ft green rectangle is 4 ft by 6 ft

*asked by Anonymous on January 19, 2017* -
## Math Geometry

Polygon ABCD is similar to polygon WXYZ, and and are corresponding sides. You know the perimeter of each polygon, and you know the measure of BC. What can you find? A. Measure of all sides of both polygons B. Measure of

*asked by Seth on June 21, 2016* -
## math

The length of a rectangle is 5 in. more than twice its width.? How do I find the width of the rectangle. The length = (2 x width) + 5 inches. Do you have any other information about the rectangle such as the area or the perimeter. I don't think there is

*asked by Diana on July 27, 2006* -
## algebra

The width of a rectangle is three fourths the length. The perimeter of the rectangle becomes 50 cm when the length and the width are each increased by 2cm. Find the length and the width. Draw a diagram and convince yourself that the perimeter P=2(L+W)

*asked by summer on September 19, 2006* -
## Geometry

One side of a triangle is x inches longer than another side. The ray bisecting the angle formed by these sides divides the opposite side into 3-inch and 5-inch segments. Find the perimeter of the triangle in terms of x. ( triangle angle bisector theorem)

*asked by Anonymous on January 14, 2012* -
## Math

Help me find the area of the lawn which is 45meter long and 30meter wide ,there is a path,5meter wide ang also area of lawn and path,the area of path,and the ratio of the area of the path to the area of the lawn.

*asked by Jhuean Vincent Bautista on October 8, 2016* -
## Geometry

We have a 17 by 20-foot garden. We want to pour cement for a sidewalk 3 feet wide around the garden. To make the forms for the cement, we will need to buy some 2 by 4 inch lumber. How many feet of 2 by 4 inch lumber will we need just for the perimeter of

*asked by Anonymous on March 11, 2011* -
## math

An Engineer is designing a bolt to fit a new machine. The bolt was the shape of a hexagon with a cymetrical hole in its center. The greatest distance across the bolt is 1.25cm, and the depth of 0.5cm. The diameter of the whole is 0.75cm while each side of

*asked by hector on February 9, 2009* -
## math214

3-D Shape Assignment Build a three dimensional shape and prepare a set of questions to be presented to the class for problem solving. Questions should encourage students to cover the concepts of perimeter, volume, surface area, number of vertices, faces,

*asked by alicia on March 5, 2010* -
## spatial reasoning

You have a pile of 1 x 2 unit dominoes. There's one way to tile a 1x2 area, 2 ways to tile a 2x2 area, 3 ways to tile a 3x2 area, and 5 ways to tile a 4x2 area. How many ways are there to tile a 5x2 area with your 1x2 domino tiles?

*asked by unowen on July 10, 2017* -
## math

sin theta = squre roote of 3 over 4 what is the number feared by pythagoreans, since it lies halfway between the only two intergers that can be both the perimeter and the area of the same rectangle Here is a hint. 16 is one of the integers. Calculate the

*asked by syed on August 30, 2006* -
## math

Find: Two numbers whose sum -10 and whose product is 5. ;;; x+y = -10 x= -10-y xy=5 (-10-y)y=5 -10y-y^2 = 5 -y^2-10y-5=0 y= -9.47213595499958 and y= -0.52786404500042 Two numbers whose sum is 1 and whose product is 1. ;;; y= (-1+ sqrt(-3))/-2 y= (-1 -

*asked by John on February 1, 2016* -
## Algebra

In a right triangle, the legs are each reduced by half. How is the area changed? Choice - I figured 1/4 A. the new area will increase 4 times the original B the new area will decrease 1/8 original C. The new area will increase 8 times original D.the new

*asked by Mary on May 15, 2011* -
## science

1. How is the equator similar to the prime meridian? (1 point) Both the equator and prime meridian are lines that divide Earth into the Northern and Southern hemispheres. Both the equator and the prime meridian are imaginary base lines from which locations

*asked by TTR+S<3 on May 15, 2014* -
## math

the dimensions of a triangle are shown below. if the height of the triangle is increased by a factor of 4, which statement will be true about the area of the triangle? a. the area will increase by the factor of 2 b. the area will increase by a factor of 4

*asked by Ryland on February 22, 2018* -
## Algebra

Peter buys 84 yards of fence to make a play area for his puppy. He wants the area to be 28 yards long. What is the area of the play area if he uses the entire fence he bought?

*asked by Isabel on September 12, 2014* -
## Algebra

I think I have the correct equation, but can someone please double check and tell me if I am correct. Scenario: Suppose that the width of a rectangle is 5 inches shorter than the length, and that the perimeter of the rectangle is 50. Question: Set up an

*asked by Patrick on January 3, 2009* -
## physics

Given that the side of the square has a length b-a, find the area of one of the four triangles and the area of the small inner square. Give the area of one of the triangles followed by the area of the small inner square separated by a comma. Express your

*asked by Eli on September 2, 2011* -
## 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* -
## geometery

Rectangles ABCD and EFGH are similar. The perimeter of rectangle ABCD is 5 times greater than the perimeter of rectangle EFGH. What is the relationship between the areas of the rectangles?

*asked by jessica on June 11, 2012* -
## Geometry

If rectangle ABCD has a larger area than rectangle EFGH, does it follow that ABCD must have a perimeter larger than that of EFGH? Why or why not.

*asked by jj on October 21, 2009* -
## Geometery

How do I solve this? On my assignment it says find the area inside the square, but outside the circle, given that the radius of the circle is 2 ft. Use 3.14 for ^ I have a picture of a square with a circle in the square, with a base 6 ft. and height 6 ft.

*asked by Hayley on March 1, 2007* -
## Math

Tory has two similar picture frames in her bathroom the ratio of the larger picture frame to the smaller picture is 5:2 if the perimeter of the smaller picture is 30 in what is the perimeter of the bigger picture frame

*asked by Paul on February 10, 2014* -
## Math

5)Solve 2x2 +6x = 4 by completing the square. 6)Solve 3x2 - 6x- 24 = 0 using the quadratic formula. 7)The area of a circle is 25 in2. What is the radius, including the units? Area of a circle is ¢³r2. 8)The triangle has an area of 14 in2. Determine the

*asked by Julissa on May 21, 2012* -
## Algebra

a farmer fences off a small.rectangular plot of land thay is 60 feet by 100 feet. within that area, a garden is planted and surrounded by a walkway of uniform width. how wide is the walkway if the area of the planted area is one half of the area of the

*asked by Thomas on December 1, 2015* -
## calculus

A Norman window has the shape of a rectangle surmounted by a semicircle. If the perimeter of the window is 30ft, find the dimensions of the window so that the greatest possible amount of light is admitted. I keep screwing up in creating my equation. p =

*asked by Daniel on November 20, 2011* -
## math

A regular hexagon is drawn inside of a circle so that each of its vertices touches the circle. The diameter of the circle is 4 centimeters and the perimeter of the hexagon is 12 centimeters. How much longer is the circumference of the circle than the

*asked by Chris on April 30, 2014* -
## math

A square storage area measures 10 m on a side. By how much must each side be shortened to decrease this area to less than half the original area? (3 marks - show your work)

*asked by Alex on January 22, 2015* -
## Algebra

I have 104 feet to build a dog pen in a rectangle shape. Area=52x-x2 x= width What is the largest width to maximize the area? What is the area?

*asked by Amy on April 17, 2013* -
## math

A square storage area measures 10 m on a side. By how much must each side be shortened to decrease this area to less than half the original area? (3 marks - show your work)

*asked by Alex on January 26, 2015* -
## math

There's a circle with that has a dot in the middle with two line going to the left and right that's is 16 m. I have to find the area of the circle. I have to give that exact area and an approximate area to the nearest square unit. Help?

*asked by Alex on November 19, 2010* -
## Math

Suppose you have 100ft of fence to make a play area for your dog. Does a square or circle provide more area? What other factors might you take into consideration in designing your play area?

*asked by Sara on January 11, 2012* -
## ^th grade social studies

2. what is the reason few people have settled in the interior of Australia? A. no mineral wealth is in the area B. land is too expensive C. the area is too dangerous D. the area little water and arable land

*asked by Kailyn on February 2, 2017* -
## calculus

Use the mid-point rule with n = 4 to approximate the area of the region bounded by y = x^3 and y = x.? I know how to use the midpoint rule to get the area under a curve but I'm confused on how to get the area between the two curves. Do I subtract them

*asked by Anonymous on May 15, 2018* -
## math

1) on a map of scale 1cm to 250m the area of car park is 3cm^2.what is the actual area of the car park in hecares(1 hectare= 10,000m^2) 2)The area of the playing surface at wembly stadium is 3/5 of a hectare . what area willit occupy on a plan drawn to a

*asked by Reshma on May 29, 2011* -
## Calculus

The Norman window illustrated below has a semicircular section on top of a rectangle. The radius of the semicircle is x. The long side of the rectangle is three times the radius of the semicircle. a)Express the total area of the window, A, as a function of

*asked by Ellie on September 25, 2015* -
## math

2.Define the shape of the rectangular area by establishing a relationship between the length and width of the rectangle. For example, L = 2W + 5, or W = 3L – 4. Be sure to include the appropriate units (inches, feet, yards, miles, or meters). 3.Using the

*asked by Anonymous on October 12, 2011* -
## Math

Compute the area of a triangle with a base of 15 cm and an altitude of 10.5 in. Area (to the nearest tenth) = cm2 I plugged everything into the area formula which is A = (1/2)bh . A=.5x15x10.5= I got 78.75 rounded 78.8. The computer keeps saying I am

*asked by sarah on June 28, 2013* -
## math

A particular model of walkie-talkie can broadcast in a circular area. The radius of the broadcast area is 10,000 feet. Find the area of this circle to the nearest square foot. Use 3.14 for pi.

*asked by Tay on March 13, 2017* -
## ^th grade

2. What is a reason few people have settled in the interior of Australia? (1 point) A.No mineral wealth is in the area. B.Land is too expensive. C.The area is too dangerous. D.The area has little water and arable land.

*asked by Kailyn on February 2, 2017* -
## Math, Quadratic Functions

Eighty metres of fencing are available to enclose a rectangular play area. Determine the dimensions that will enclosed the maximum area. What is the maximum area?

*asked by Sharon on January 16, 2015* -
## math

the perimeter of a rectangle is twice the sum of its length and its width. the perimeter is 40 meters and its lenth is 2 meters more then twice its width. what is the length?

*asked by help fast please!!! help help help on April 4, 2011* -
## math

the perimeter of a rectangle is twice the sum of its length and its width. the perimeter is 40 meters and its lenth is 2 meters more then twice its width. what is the length?

*asked by help fast please!!! on April 4, 2011* -
## math?

5)Solve 2x2 +6x = 4 by completing the square. 6)Solve 3x2 - 6x- 24 = 0 using the quadratic formula. 7)The area of a circle is 25 in^2. What is the radius, including the units? Area of a circle is ¢³r^2. 8)The 3 sided triangle has an area of 14 in^2.

*asked by neveah gomez on May 21, 2012* -
## Math please help with these word problems i have

1. The circumference of a circle is the product of the number π and twice the radius. 2. The area of a square is the square of the length of a side. 3. The perimeter of a square is four times the length of a side. 4. Force equals the product of mass and

*asked by Tony on July 13, 2012* -
## Geometry

Right triangle ABC has one leg of length 12 in and a hypotenuse of length 13 inch. A) Determine the length of the other leg B) Determine the perimeter of the triangle. C)Determine the area of the triangle. Must show work as well as answers for each of the

*asked by Boo on February 21, 2014* -
## Math

Brenda is building a rectangular pen for her dog. She has enough fencing to build the pen so that it has a perimeter of 36 feet. She wants the pen to have an area of 65 ft2. What are the dimensions of the dog pen? A. 5 feet by 13 feet B. 10 feet by 8 feet

*asked by Kaylee on January 4, 2015* -
## algebra

Clara is building a triangular garden. She wants the length of the longest side to be three more than twice as long as the length of the shortest side, and the third side will be twelve feet long. What expression could she write to determine the perimeter

*asked by studentE2020 on April 21, 2017* -
## Math

The area of a regular pentagon with a perimeter of 35 units. Join the centre to each vertex to form 5 eq Join the centre to each vertex to form 5 equal triangles. Consider one of those triangles the central angle is 72º and each of the other two equal

*asked by Kate on April 29, 2007* -
## Security

What portion of the airport is designed and used for landing, take off, or surface maneuvering of aircraft? A. Control tower B. Air operations area C. Control functions area D. Exclusive area im confused between A and C

*asked by Amy on May 25, 2016* -
## Calculus 1

a rectangular storage area is to be constructed along the sides of a tall building. A security fence is required along the three remaining sides of the area. What is the maximum area that can be enclosed with 1000m fencing?

*asked by Ally on May 20, 2014* -
## Calculus

a rectangular storage area is to be constructed along the sides of a tall building. A security fence is required along the three remaining sides of the area. What is the maximum area that can be enclosed with 1000m fencing?

*asked by Ally on May 20, 2014* -
## calculus

Find the area bounded by {y=x2−4 y=4−x2 • sketch the region described • determine any intersection point(s) for the curves (show work!!) • write out the integral(s) that will calculate the area • determine the area (may use a calculator)

*asked by Will on October 3, 2013* -
## Calculus

a rectangular storage area is to be constructed along the sides of a tall building. A security fence is required along the three remaining sides of the area. What is the maximum area that can be enclosed with 1000m fencing?

*asked by Kenny on May 21, 2014* -
## math

an only so inherited a 3/4 hectare lot . hi decided to bulid a 40-door condominium on the lot. the floor area of the units is uniform and the total floor area of the entire condominium is 1/5 less than the area of the lot to provide foe certain amenties

*asked by deepz on July 9, 2016* -
## math

If the perimeter of a shape is 16 what would be the equation for the perimeter of this shape

*asked by Parris on November 15, 2010* -
## Math

1. What is the remainder when 2^190 is divided by 5? How do I approach these questions; do I write it down on paper, or use my calculator(how do I see the remainder?)? 2. Figure: A large right triangle, shortest base in on the ground, shorter height is

*asked by Linda on March 19, 2015* -
## math-trig

a concrete border is to be built around a traingular flower garden that has sides of 10m , 7m and 8m. the border is to be staight walking path 1m wide on all sides of the garden. before the concrete can be poured, wooden forms need to be placed on the

*asked by just wondering on June 9, 2009* -
## math -trig

a concrete border is to be built around a traingular flower garden that has sides of 10m , 7m and 8m. the border is to be staight walking path 1m wide on all sides of the garden. before the concrete can be poured, wooden forms need to be placed on the

*asked by just wondering on June 10, 2009* -
## math

a rectangle is twice as long as it is wide. if both of its dimensions are increased by 4m, its area is increased by 88m^2 find the dimensions of the original rectangle Original rectangle = w for width and 2w for length. Area = w x 2w Larger rectangle = w+4

*asked by samantha on November 29, 2006* -
## STASTICS

If the median home price in your area has decreased in your area in the last 2 years, how does this differ from the mean price in your area? Please explain why and include examples.

*asked by sue on August 25, 2010* -
## Geometry

The area of a triangle is 96. If the base of a triangle is tripled and the height is reduced to one-third its original length, what is the new area? 3 1/3 9 The area would not change I'm stumped:/ Please help? Thanks

*asked by SkatingDJ on April 6, 2016* -
## geomtry

The figures are similar. The area of one figure is given. Find the area of the other figure to the nearest whole number. The area of the smaller trapezoid is 771 m

*asked by Anonymous on April 19, 2016* -
## Math

A children's play area is triangular. The sides of the play area measure 100 m 250 m and 275 m respectively. Find the area

*asked by Giuseppe on December 11, 2015* -
## science

For this activity, we had to make cube shaped models to represent cells. Then we had to compare aurafve area, volume, and surface area to volume ratio (SA:V) between the cells. Cell A: length of one side=1cm Surface area= 6cm^2 Volume= 1cm^3 SA:V= 6 Cell

*asked by Sarah on March 21, 2017* -
## Physics

What is the net electric flux within a Gaussian surface is directly related to what physical quantity/quantities? a) the area chosen b) the amount of charge enclosed by the area c) both the amount of charge enclosed by the area and the area chosen

*asked by mnop on May 2, 2018* -
## math

if the width of a rectangle is 5 inches shorter than the length and the perimeter of the rectangle is 80 inches. how do you set up the equation for the perimeter involving only L and how do you solve this in a linear equation algebraically to find the

*asked by me on June 16, 2013* -
## Math

Points J and K, plotted on the coordinate grid, are two vertices of rectangle JKLM. Rectangle JKLM has an area of 7 square units. Point J is located at (2, 1) and point K is located at (-5, 1). Each vertex of the rectangle is located at a point that has

*asked by Juan on April 11, 2016* -
## Algebra - Dividing Radicals

A landowner wishes to construct a fence around a small section of her property. The fence is rectangular and is (3√5)/√7 meters wide and (2√3)/√5 meters long. What is the exact perimeter of the fence? (Recall that the perimeter is the sum of each

*asked by Brady on February 11, 2014* -
## math

The apothem of a regular polygon is the distance from the center to any side. If the length of the apothem remains constant at 10 inches, the formula for the perimeter of a regular polygon as a function of the number of sides is ( ) ( )( ). As the regular

*asked by Anonymous on May 16, 2015* -
## math

Sue wants to frame a picture with a matte of uniform width all around the print. Sue wants the area of the matte to equal the area of the picture. If the print measures 60cm by 40cm how wide should the matte be? let the width of the uniform matte be x cm

*asked by Marty on May 23, 2007* -
## maths

A metal pipe is 63cm long. Inner diameter of a cross section is 6m and the outer diameter is 8cm find:-surface area of the base a , surface area of the base b , the outer curved surface area inner curved surface area total surface area

*asked by chaithu on November 8, 2012* -
## Science

For this activity, we had to make cube shaped models to represent cells. Then we had to compare surface area, volume, and surface area to volume ratio (SA:V) between the cells. Cell A: length of one side=1cm Surface area= 6cm^2 Volume= 1cm^3

*asked by Sarah on March 21, 2017* -
## Math please help out

What are the dimensions of a football field in feet? If one side is 53 1/3 yards and the other is 120 yards? Please help answer B. A chalk line is placed around the perimeter of the football field. What is the length of this line in feet? C. About how many

*asked by Steph on November 19, 2014* -
## Geometry

The perimeter of a Triangle(MNO) is equal to the perimeter of square ABCD. If the sides of the triangle are represented by 4x+4, 5x-3, and 17, and one side of the square is represented by 3x, find the length of a side of the square.

*asked by LP on January 6, 2013* -
## Differentiation

The area of a blot of ink is growing such that after t seconds its area is given by A=(3t square +7) cm square. Calculate the rate of increase of area at t=5 second

*asked by Shailly on May 9, 2016* -
## Differentiation

The area of a blot of ink is growing such that after t seconds its area is given by A=(3t square +7) cm square. Calculate the rate of increase of area at t=5 second.

*asked by Shailly on May 9, 2016* -
## Algebra

How do you find the area of a shaded area in a triangle and assume the area of the largest triangle is one unit? If the largest (outer) triangle has area =1, and it has a base length b and height h, then (1/2) b h = 1 bh = 2 Then use whatever information

*asked by Candace on September 18, 2006* -
## 8th Grade math - Ms. Sue please

An archaeologist has set up a dig at a newly discovered site. She and her team start excavating an area that is 36 feet by 24 feet. Because the scientists find many artifacts near the edges of this area, they decide to expand the dig. They add nine feet in

*asked by Chris on November 17, 2012* -
## Calculus

How do you prove area of a circle? Integrate an incremental area dArea = r dr dTheta from r=0 to R, and Theta from zero to 2PI radians. Area= INT INT dTheta rdr dTheta Area= 2PI (1/2 R^2)= PI R^2

*asked by Abigail on March 2, 2007* -
## math

The figure below is not drawn to scale. The ratio of the area of triangle ABC to the area of triangle DEC to the area of triangle FGH is 7 : 5 :3. If 20% of the area of triangle DEC is shaded, what percentage of the figure is unshaded? PLEASE SHOW ALL YOUR

*asked by lillyyy on July 31, 2018* -
## math

In a particular house,the bedrooms take up 1/3 of the total floor area, and the living room takes up another 1/5.If the rest of the house has an area of 700 square feet,find the area of the living room and area devoted to bedrooms.

*asked by chris on January 21, 2010* -
## algebra

In a particular house,the bedrooms take up 1/3 of the total floor area, and the living room takes up another 1/5.If the rest of the house has an area of 700 square feet,find the area of the living room and area devoted to bedrooms.

*asked by chris on January 21, 2010* -
## Alg. I

A rectangle has a length of 6x^3 y^2 - 1 and a width of 3xy + 2. The formula for the perimeter of a rectangle is P=2l + 2w, where l is the length and w is the width. What is the perimeter of the rectangle? Simplify your answer.

*asked by Jane on February 28, 2013* -
## Math

The perimeter of a rectangle equals the sum of the length of its four sides.If the width of the rectangle if 7 inches and its perimeter is 48 inches, what is the length of the rectangle?

*asked by Lori on August 1, 2012* -
## Math (2nd Try)

A rectangle has a length of 6x^3 y^2 - 1 and a width of 3xy + 2. The formula for the perimeter of a rectangle is P=2l + 2w, where l is the length and w is the width. What is the perimeter of the rectangle? Simplify your answer.

*asked by Jane on March 1, 2013* -
## Math

Part 2: Once the tiles were laid, mahogany floor trim was installed around the perimeter of the floor. The trim cost $11.85 per foot. Determine the perimeter of the room and the total cost of the floor trim that was installed

*asked by Student on September 20, 2015* -
## Geometry

A circle is circumscribed by a pentagon. The sides are all tangent to the circle. (It's a bit hard to explain without a picture, so I'll do my best.) The pentagon is QSUWY. However, there are points in between all five sides. In SQ lies point R, SU point

*asked by Nikki on April 1, 2008* -
## science

A police officer is investigating a crime which occurred in a rectangular field next to a building. He wants to seal the three sides of the area around the scene with 300 m of yellow police tape. What is the maximum area that he can enclose and what are

*asked by T on April 30, 2018* -
## geometry

A regular hexagon has side lengths 15 in. The perimeter of the hexagon is 90 in. A second hexagon has side lengths 18.75 in. Find the perimeter of the second hexagon. Round to the nearest tenth.

*asked by bob on February 7, 2012*