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  1. Geometry

    A rectangular grass area ub a park measures 50 yards by 100 yards. The city wishes to put a uniform sidewalk around the grass area which would increase the area by 459 yd ^2. What is the width of sidewalk Is it 9.18 feet
  2. MATH

    THE AMOUNT OF CLOTH USED TO MAKE FOUR CURTAINS IS GIVEN BY THE FUNCTION A=-4X^2 + 40X WHERE X IS THE WIDTH OF ONE CURTAIN IN FEET AND a IS THE TOTAL AREA IN SQUARE FEET. FIND THE WIDTH THAT MAXIMIZES THE AREA OF THE CURTAINS. WHAT IS THE MAXIMUM AREA?
  3. Math

    A rectangular grassy area in a park measures 50 yards by 100 yards. The city wishes to put a uniform sidewalk around the grassy area which would increase the area by 459 yd^2. What is the width of the sidewalk?
  4. Geometry

    A rectangular grass area ub a park measures 50 yards by 100 yards. The city wishes to put a uniform sidewalk around the grass area which would increase the area by 459 yd ^2. What is the width of sidewalk
  5. mathematics

    find the area of the region between the curve y = 3-x^2 and the line y = -1 by integrating with respect to y you first have to solve for x x=(3-y)^(1/2) then area ⌠ (3-y)^(1/2 dy from -1 to 3 ⌡ =-2/3 (3-y)^(3/2 | from -1 to 3 = -2/3(0 - 8) =
  6. Geometry

    A rectangular grass area ub a park measures 50 yards by 100 yards. The city wishes to put a uniform sidewalk around the grass area which would increase the area by 459 yd ^2. What is the width of sidewalk
  7. math

    surface area of a rightcircular cylinder. The area of a right circular cylinder is given by the polynomial 2pierh^2 where h is the height and r is the radius of the base. Suppose that a beverage can has a height of 6.2 inches and a radius of 1.3 inches.
  8. math

    The area of a plot of land is 2496 square meters. A small part of the land is fenced. The ratio of the area of the plot of land to the area that is not fenced is 48:31. What is the area of the land that is not fenced? (5th grade math)
  9. statistics

    If Z is a standard normal variable, find the probability that Z lies between -1.10 and -0.36 Use the table of the area under the normal distribution in the back of your statistics textbook to find the area between these Z values and the mean. Since they
  10. Algebra

    The state of Texas has anarea of approximately 266,806 squaremiles. Its area is approximately 220times the area of the state of RhodeIsland. What is the area of Rhode Island? How would you put this into a algebra expession as well?
  11. algebra

    Perimeter of a rectangle. The width of a rectangle is three fourths of the length. The perimeter of the rectangle becomes 50 cm when the length and the width are each increased by 2 cm. Find the length and the width.
  12. Math! Please Help!

    1. What is the simplified form of (–3x^3y^2)(5xy^–1)? I think it is 15x^4y 2. What is the simplified form of –9m^–2n^5 × 2m^–3n^–6? I have no idea on this one. :/ 3. A rectangular pasture has a fence around the perimeter. The length of the
  13. geometry

    A classroom has a floor area of 600 square feet. What is the floor area of the classroom in square meters? describe three different correct ways to solve this area problem. Each way of solving should use the fact that 1 inch = 2.54cm. Explain your
  14. physics

    Calculate the density of the balls in this area. Each ball has a mass of 1 kg. Estimate the area taken up by the whole structure by looking in the Parameters Palette for the diameter of the balls and multiplying this by the number of balls on each side.
  15. math 209

    Area of a sail. The area in square meters for a triangle is given by A(x)=x^2 +5x +6. a.) Find A(5) b) if the height of the sail is x+3 meters, then what is the length of the base of the sail when area is x^2 +5x+6m^2?
  16. math

    The area of the bottom of a rectangular box is 316cm squared the area of one side is 168cm squared and the area of the other is 120cm squared. What are the dimensions of the box?
  17. math

    A farmer has 1000ft of fence and wishes to enclose the largest possible area that has four individual square pens bordered by a rectangular pen of a different width on each end. what are the overall dimensions of the fence area with maximum square footage?
  18. Algebra - 2 more questions... ^^

    Thank you for helping on the other problem, but could you maybe explain how I should solve these two problems? 1. In 1985, Barry was 13 years old and his father was 43. In what year will Barry's age be two-fifths of his father's age? 2. The length of a
  19. Algebra

    If the sides of of a square are decreased by 2cm, the area is decreased by 36cm square. What are the dimensions of the original square? original square: x by x new square: x-2 by x-2 old area = x^2 new area = (x-2)^2 The difference in these area = 36
  20. algebra

    A coast guard ship patrols an area of 125 square miles. If the area the ship patrols is a square, about how long is each side of the area? Round to the nearest mile.
  21. math 5TH GRADE

    The area of Walters rectangle is 3/4 the area of Janets.What is the area of Walters rectangle? The area of Janets rectangle is 24in.
  22. Maths

    Chris wants to put a concrete path and a fence around his rectangular garden. The concrete path will be 1 meter wide and the fence will go around the edge of the path. The garden itself measures 5 meters by 8 meters. A)Calculate the perimeter of the fence.
  23. Calc.

    1000 yds of fence x 1000-x 1. Show that the area function to be maximized is A(x) = ( pi + 4 / 16pi) x^2-125x+62500 2. Show that the critical point of A(x) is x=1000pi/pi+4 3. 1000yds of fencing and y>2r, find the values of r and y that maximizes the
  24. Math

    The area of a 25 inch TV screen is 300 square inches. The area of a 40 inch TV screen is 768 square inches. The area of the smaller screen is what percent of the area of the larger screen? Please and thanks!
  25. math-grade 10

    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
  26. Educational Technology

    What does it mean to say that a country's land area is positively correlated with its population? a) The larger the land area of a country, the higher its population tends to be. b) The smaller the land area of a country, the higher its population tends to
  27. Algebra

    A farmer wants to divide a rectangular plot into five equal strips using 648 feet of fence. (A) draw a labeled diagram of the plot. (B) find the dimensions of the plot that give the maximum area and the maximum area. (C) state why the area is a maximum
  28. math

    A rectangular enclosure is to be created using 82m rope. A) What are the dimensions of the max area Suppose 41 barriers each 2m long, are used instead. Can the same area be enclosed C) How much more area can be enclosed if the rope is used instead of the
  29. math

    The two of us ordered a pizza whose area was the same as the area of a square in which the sum of the squares of the four sides plus the sum of the squares of the two diagonals is 400. The pizza's area was A. 50 B. 100 C. 150 D. 200
  30. Math

    Emma's rectangular garden is enclosed with 24 m of fencing. What is the least possible area of Emma's garden? What is the greatest possible area? I don't understand what to do? How do we find the least and greatest possible area? Lauren Grade 6
  31. Algebra

    The US has an area of 0.75 miles squared, and LA has an area of 3,705,000 miles squared. LA's area is N× 10^ (n), where N=____ and n=_____
  32. College alegbra

    A rancher wants to create a fence enclosing 1500 m2 of land. The plot will be divided into two equal areas by an additional fence parallel to two sides as shown in the diagram below. Find the dimensions of the plot which results in using the least amount
  33. earth

    Suppose a geologist is studying two distinct areas next to a spreading ridge. The magnetic direction of the minerals in the oldest area is opposite to the magnetic direction of minerals in the newest area. (a) Which area is closest to the centre of the
  34. Maths

    A quadrilateral is called cyclic if its corners lie on the circumference of a circle. An example is shown below left: the circle has radius 5 The area A of the quadrilateral for different x values is plotted on the right. It can be calculated that this
  35. Socials urgent

    I need to know the following for these places: Port Moody, Chinatown, Fort Langley (all in british columbia canada) 1. what the area was intially used for (history in late 1800s) 2. what the area is used for today (popular tourist attraction or activites)
  36. Math

    Lee is running around the perimeter of a circular track at a rate of 10 ft/sec. The track has a radius of 100 yards. After 10 seconds, Lee turns and runs along a radial line to the center of the circle. Once he reaches the center, he turns and runs along a
  37. math

    Lucia is hoping that Angela will buy her a geometrically interesting piece of land on which he will build a mansion. Lucia has said that she will only buy the land if it costs less than $4.00 per square foot. The plot shown below is listed for $453,175. Is
  38. calculus

    given the graph of f(x) = x sinx, 0<=x<=2pi assuming that a quantity y changes at a rate of y' = xsinx, find by how much it will increase or decrease over 3pi/2 <= x <= 2pi the area under the graph from 0 to pi/2 is 1 the area under the graph
  39. Honors Geometry

    You work for a fencing company. A customer called, wanting to fence in his 1,320 square-foot rectangular garden. He ordered 148 feet of fencing, but you forgot to ask him for the width and length of the garden (these dimensions will determine some of the
  40. Cal

    consider the area between the graphs x+3y=1 and x+9=y^2. this area can be computed in two different ways using integrals. First of all it can be computed as a sum of two integrals where a=,b=,c= and f(x0= and g(x)=. Alterntaively this area can be computed
  41. Cal

    consider the area between the graphs x+3y=1 and x+9=y^2. this area can be computed in two different ways using integrals. First of all it can be computed as a sum of two integrals where a=,b=,c= and f(x0= and g(x)=. Alterntaively this area can be computed
  42. Algebra

    The perimeter of an equilateral triangle is 7 in. more than the perimeter of a square. The side of the triangle is 5 in. longer than the side of the square. Find the length of each side of the triangle. (Note: An equilateral triangle has all sides equal)
  43. Algebra

    I just need to know how to set this problem up. You are given 28 feet of fencing and need to enclose a patio on all four sides. The following variables are defined: Let X represent the width (in feet) and Y represent the length (in feet)of the enclosed
  44. MATH

    I just need to know how to set this problem up. You are given 28 feet of fencing and need to enclose a patio on all four sides. The following variables are defined: Let X represent the width (in feet) and Y represent the length (in feet)of the enclosed
  45. Grade 11 math

    A uniform-width boardwalk is built around the inside edge of a rectangular parkland that is 10m by 5m. If the boardwalk takes up 20% of the lot, how wide is the boardwalk to the nearest centimetre? I have no idea what to do after figuring out that: Total
  46. math

    Work the following area application problem. You are given the job of laying carpet for a six-story building. At each floor the dimensions of the floor are 75 meters in length by 40 meters in width. A stairwell takes up a space 2.5 m by 1.5 m, and cuts
  47. Algerba I

    a trapezuim has no sides parallel. Its area is given by the following expression 1/2(ah1 + bh2) Note: the 1 and 2 are small and almost under but beside the h A. Evaluate the expression for a = 5 ft 4 in., b = 2 ft 8 in., h1 = 4 ft 4 in., h2 = 6ft 4 in B.
  48. math

    The area of a square floor on a scale drawing is 100 square centimeters and the scale of the drawing is 1 centimeter:2ft. What is the area of the actual floor? What is the ratio of the area in the drawing to the actual area?
  49. math

    M and N are the midpoints of the sides of a square. What is the ratio of the area of triangle AMN to the area of the complete square? But the answer has to be in a ratio which is the area of a triangle to the area of the complete square. Also the triangle
  50. closing off first quadrant

    You are planning to close off the corner of the first quadrant with a line segment 20 units long running from (a,0) to (0,b). Show that the area of the triangle enclosed by the segment is largest when a=b From applications of derivatives...this is really
  51. Math ASAP

    Top Area: 13 square inches Total Surface Area: 346 square inches What is the Lateral Surface Area of the 5-sided prism?
  52. Math

    The blocks of a side walk block are 6ft by 12ft.the blocks for a drive way are 6ft by 12ft.what is the diffrence between the area of the side walk block and the drive way block.what is the perimeter
  53. Math

    A family put a swimming pool in their backyard the rectangular backyard measures 20 by 12. The area of the pool is 1/6 the size of the area of the backyard. what is the area of the pool? How do I solve this one I multiplied 20 and 12 and got 240. What do I
  54. Seventh grade math

    The area of a square floor on a scale drawing is 64 square centimeters, and the scale drawing is 1 centimeter:2 ft. What is the area of the actual floor? What is the ratio of the area in the drawing to the actual area? I have been trying to answer this
  55. 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
  56. math

    To find the area, but the easiest approach is using Brahmagupta’ s formula1: If a quadrilateral of side lengths a, b, c, d can be inscribed in a circle, then its area is given by A = sqrt<(s − a)(s − b)(s − c)(s − d)>, where
  57. Math

    1. Write the ratio in the simplest form. 50:10 (a) 25:5 (b) 10:2 (C) 5:1* (D) 1:5 2. Solve the following proportion. p/6=7/8 (a) p=5.25 (b) p=8 (c) p=10.5* (d) p=42 3. Chris's uncle has a model car. The model is 6 inches long and 3 inches wide. The actual
  58. Math

    The concrete for a sidewalk is being poured outside the perimeter of a new subdivision, which is a 280 ft. by 720 ft. rectangle. The building code requires that the sidewalk be 5 feet wide and 8 inches deep. How many cubic yards of concrete will need to be
  59. Maximum area.

    A recatangular yard is to be made with 120 feet fencing. The yard is divided into 4 equal parts. And an existing property fence will be used for one long side. If x represents the width of the fence exeorsss its area A(x) in terms of x Determine the
  60. math

    mr.periwinkle owns a ranch.he wants to add an area in the shape of an equilateral triangle to one of his rectangular fields.if the length of the rectangular field is 3x feet and its area is (9x^2-6x)square feet,write an equation for the amount of fencing
  61. Quadratic Functions Applications

    1. The distance, d(t), fallen by a free-falling body is represented by d(t)+vt-0.5gt^2, where v is initial velocity and g is acceleration due to gravity. The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. If a rock is thrown downward with an initial velocity of
  62. pre-algebra

    The perimeter of a triangle is 195 mm.If the lengths of the sides are consecutive odd integers,find the length of each side. what steps do i need to do in order to get the answre? Perimeter= L + L+2 + L+4 solve for L. That is the short side. THen add two
  63. math ,correction

    Directions: Solve each of the following problems. Be sure to show the equation used for the solution. The length of a rectangle is 2in. more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 34 in., find the dimensions of the rectangle. Let L =
  64. Pre-Calculus

    An indoor physical fitness room consists of a rectangular region with a semicircle on each end. The perimeter of the room is to be a 200-meter running track. a) Draw a figure that visually represents the problem. Let x and y represent the length and width
  65. math

    The illumination a surface receives from a light source varies inversely with the square of the distance. A table lamp is 3ft from a certain work area. How far is another work area if it receives only 1/3 as much illumination as the first work area? (W/
  66. geography

    1. Which country is the smallest in land area in Central America? largest? El Salvador has the smallest area. Mexico has the largest area. 2. What do Finland, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Hungary and Romania all have in common? The countries are all in Europe.
  67. algebra/math

    I have this figure of a square QRST with an equilateral triangle PQT sitting on top of the square. The figure looks like a little house... My question is if PQ equals 6 cm, then what is the area of the square? Do I need to find the area of the triangle to
  68. computer science

    I have a project due May 17. I have to create a math game using a GUI/Menu. The game has to give the user the option to chosse between which subject they would like to work on: adding, subtracting, dividing, multiplying integers; adding, subtracting,
  69. Calculus

    Assume you wish to make a box whose base is a rectangle with one side twice as long as the other side and whose volume is 100 m^3. What would the minimum surface area be, if there is a minimum surface area? b) Under the same sceenerio as in (a), what would
  70. geometry

    I need to find the area of the shaded portion of a circle with a square in the middle all corners touching the circle. My square has a line measurement of 10 cm. I know that the area of the square is 100 cm(10 x 10). But I am not sure what to do with the
  71. math

    1) the scale of map is 1:1000 .what is the area ,in cmsquare,on the map of a lake of area 5,000msquare? 2)the scale of a map is 1cm to 5km .a farm is represented by a rectangle measuring 1.5 cm by 4cm. what is the actual area of the farm
  72. math

    Roger just got a puppy for his birthday. He and his mother will build a fence around an area in the backyard for the puppy to play in. The play area will be 24 square feet. What dimensions could the play area be? Which dimensions would require the least
  73. MATH.

    Radio station KMA is increasing its radio listening radius from 40 miles to 50 miles. How many additional square miles of listening area, to the nearest tenth, will the radio station gain? I thought it was 10 miles.But it says round.So im a little
  74. Calculus

    Find the exact coordinates of the centroid. y = sqrt[x], y = 0, x = 9. -------------- Is this basically 1/4 of an oval/ellipse? If so then the area would be: pi*9*3, correct? So the X coordinate would equal: 1/Area * Integral from 0 to 9 of (x*f(x))*dx
  75. Geometry

    *These are regular polygons* 1.Find the area of a triangle with an apothem of 8 inches. 2.Find the area of a square with a radius of 12 inches. 3.Find the area of a pentagon with a hypotenuse of 10 inches.
  76. Math

    Manuel wants to build a rectangular pen for his animals. One side of the pen will be against the barn; the other three sides will be enclosed with wire fencing. If Manuel has 750 feet of fencing, what dimensions would maximize the area of the pen? a) Let w
  77. Algebra

    Word Problems: 1. A farmer has 2400 feet of fencing and wants to fence off a rectangular field that borders a straight river. If he needs no fence along the river, what are the dimensions of the field that he can fence with the largest area? Find the area
  78. calc: relative error

    The circumference of a sphere was measured to be 77 cm with a possible error of .8 cm. Use differentials to estimate the maximum error in the calculated surface area. Estimate the relative error in the calculated surface area. please help me..thank you!
  79. Math

    An isosceles triangle and a rectangle share a base. The area of the rectangle is 4 times the area of the triangle. The area of the triangle is 60 cm^2 and its height is 15 cm. Find the dimensions of the triangle.
  80. Math ASAP

    Base Area: 22 square inches Lateral Surface Area: 308 square inches What is the Surface Area of the hexagonal prism?
  81. math URGENT HELP!!!

    The area of the base of the regular quadrilateral pyramid is 36 cm2 and the area of a lateral face is 48 cm2. Find: Lateral area of the pyramid
  82. Geomety

    the surface area of a cylinder is 500 square feet; the lateral surface area is 320 square feet. give the area of the base
  83. Math ASAP

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

    Hello, Can someone please tell me if I worked this out correct and ended with the right answer? Thank You... I need to find the area and Height of this right triangle ( only knowing the lengths of its sides)side 6,5,11... Is this correct? sides 6, 5, 11 --
  85. E.D. Tech Help Please

    What does it mean to say that a country's land area is positively correlated with its population? A.The larger the land area of a country, the higher its population tends to be. B. The smaller the land area of a country,the higher its population tends to
  86. Calculus

    a rectangular box of given volume is to be "a" times long as it is wide. find the dimension for which it has the least total surface area ? L= aw Total surface area= 2LW + 2Lh + 2Wh = 2aw^2 + 2awh + 2wh But volume= lwh= 2aw^2 h or h= V/2aw^2 Total Surface
  87. Math

    An inverted right cone, half filled with water. I've only the volume of the entire cone to go from. So the volume of the cone = 1/3 the base area * height I've been told by a friend that the base area of a half scale cone = 1/4 of the larger cones base
  88. Calculus 1

    A family wants to fence a rectangular play area alongside the wall of their house. The wall of their house bounds one side of the play area. If they want the play area to be exactly 1600ft^2, what is the least amount of fencing needed to make this? Round
  89. Calculus

    *Optimization problem* I'm okay at some optimization problems, but this one has me stumped. You work for a company that manufactures circular cylindrical steel drums that can be used to transport various petroleum products. Your assignment is to determine
  90. Math

    Matchstick Rings each pattern of square rings has been made with matchsticks which are all the same length. If the length of one side of a square ring is "m" matchsticks, try to find a formula, in terms of m, for each of the following: a) The outer
  91. Math

    A rectangular garden has an area if 12a^2-5a-2m^2 A.) Write the area as the product of two binomials with integer coefficients B.) the garden is to be completely enclosed by a path 1 m wide. find and simplify an expression for the area of the path C.) the
  92. find perimeter

    find perimeter. assume all angles are right angles. 4ft.,6ft, 4ft., 4ft, 9ft., 9ft.,10
  93. Geography

    sustainable development, unsustainable development, urban form, urbanization, overurbanization 1) resources are being used up at a faster rate than they can be replaced 2) the increase in the population of a city 3)more people live in an area than the area
  94. basic geometric

    The width of a rectangle is 6 centimeters less than the lenght. The perimeter is 64 centimeteres . would you please help me, answer these work. than you. L = length W = width ================ eqn 1: 2L + 2W = perimeter = 64 cm eqn 2: W+6cm = L Solve the
  95. math

    how can we find the area of a figure. how can i find the area of this figure. jf=16 cm I can't see the figure, but generally we need to know the sides and angles in order to calculate the area.
  96. math i need help 3 questions

    1. The numerator and denominator of a fraction are in the ratio of 3 to 4. If 4 is added to the numerator and subtracted from the denominator, the value of the resulting fraction is 4/3. The numerator of the original fraction is A. 12 B. C. 3 D. 4 2. If it
  97. Geometry

    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. A. 314,000,000 ft^2 B. 100,000,000 ft^2 C. 1,256,000,000 ft^2
  98. maths

    AD is the median of triangle ABC and G divides AD in the ratio 2:1 .Prove that area (triangle AGB )= area (triangle BGC )=area (triangle AGC )=1÷3area (triangle ABC )
  99. math

    judy wants to fence the sides of the yard in front of her house . She bought 60m of fence and wants the max area she can fence in . The quad function a(x)=-2x^2+60x, where x is the width of the yard in metres , represent area enclosed . Determine the max
  100. Math URGENT!!

    A rectangular garden has an area if 12a^2-5a-2m^2 A.) Write the area as the product of two binomials with integer coefficients B.) the garden is to be completely enclosed by a path 1 m wide. find and simplify an expression for the area of the path C.) the