# At a park, a landscaper wishes to plant a uniform border of tulips around the outside of a 18m by 12m rectangular garden. The garden will look best if the area of the tulip border is half the area of

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1. ## Math

At a park, a landscaper wishes to plant a uniform border of tulips around the outside of a 18m by 12m rectangular garden. The garden will look best if the area of the tulip border is half the area of the garden. How wide should the border be?

asked by Lorrie on May 26, 2014
2. ## math

1. Mrs. Macdonald wants to put a uniform border of tulips around the outside of her vegetable garden. Her vegetable garden is 20m by 28m. This border will look best if the area of the tulips border equal to the area of the garden. How wide should the tulip

asked by malak on July 18, 2014
3. ## Math

Landscape is designing a display of flowers for an area in a public park. The flower seeds will be planted at points lie on a circle that has a diameter of 8 feet. The point where seed is planted must be at least 2 feet away from seeds on the either side

asked by Kudu on November 27, 2015
4. ## math

A landscape is designing a display of flowers for an area in a public park. The flower seeds will be planted at points lie on a circle that has a diameter of 8 feet. The point where seed is planted must be at least 2 feet away from seeds on the either side

asked by jah on November 27, 2015
5. ## math

landscape is designing a display of flowers for an area in a public park. The flower seeds will be planted at points lie on a circle that has a diameter of 8 feet. The point where seed is planted must be at least 2 feet away from seeds on the either side

asked by jah on November 27, 2015
6. ## Art

Which of the following best explains why a colorful tulip is not typically viewed as a work of art. A. Tulips cant be displayed in a gallery B. Tulips are not lasting objects C. Tulips do not have abstract patterns D. Tulips are not human made

asked by Sydney :) on May 6, 2019

A national garden club president thinks 70% of its members plant tulips for the spring. Phone calls were made to 100 members. Of the 91 members who responded, 76 said they plant tulips for the spring. What is the sample proportion? Round your answer to the

asked by Ashley on May 4, 2017
8. ## Art

which of the following best explains why a colorful tulip is not typically viewed as a work of art? A.Tulips cannot be displayed in a gallery. B. Tulips are not lasting objects. (I chose this one) C. Tulips do not have artistic patterns D. Tulips are not

asked by Tia on April 28, 2016
9. ## Math

A gardener grows roses, tulips, and sunflowers in an 18-acre public garden. This year, she wants to plant twice as many acres of sunflowers as acres of tulips. She also wants wants to plant 6 more acres of roses than of sunflowers. How many acres of each

asked by Mira on November 5, 2014

This is not in order. Please put the story about "The wishing well in order" 1. Today is a particularly busy day at the well. 2. This wishing well is very popular 3.It is New Years Day 4.Other People make wishes about their families. 5. For this reason the

asked by Rachel on April 24, 2011

A florist had an equal number of red and yellow tulips. She sold 624 red tulips. Then she had 4 times as many yellow tulips as red tulips. How many tulips did she start with? You must use a bar model to solve this problem.

asked by Alex on June 1, 2015
12. ## math

A florist had an equal number of red and yellow tulips. She sold 624 red tulips. Then she had 4 times as many yellow tulips as red tulips. How many tulips did she start with? You must use a bar model to solve this problem.

asked by Katie on January 12, 2014
13. ## Algebra

Jerry writes the expression 8(b-1) +10 for the number of tulips in each border,wherein b is the border number and b is more or equal to 1

asked by Ellie on September 22, 2018
14. ## Art

Which of the following best explains why a colorful tulip is not typically viewed as a work of art? Tulips cannot be displayed in a gallery. Tulips are not human made. (MY ANSWER) Tulips do not have artistic patterns.

asked by LOVE on May 1, 2016
15. ## math

A florist had an equal number of red and yellow tulips. She sold 624 red tulips. Then she had 4 times as many yellow tulips as red tulips. How many tulips did she have at first. 624 X 5 ----- 3120

asked by matthew on October 27, 2014
16. ## MATH HELP NOW

We are doing solving polynomials using the zero factor property and here is the question: Marie has a rectangular board 18 inches by 23 inches around which she wants to put a uniform border of shells. If she has enough shells for a border whose area is 282

asked by MARIAH on October 26, 2010
17. ## Quadratic Equations Word Problem

Jack wants to install a swimming pool that is 12m long and 8m wide. He wants to install a rubberized safety border of uniform width around the pool. The width of the safety border is represented by x and the area of the safety border is 44 m^2. a) Write an

asked by Mya on July 9, 2018
18. ## Pre-Calculus Math

Jack wants to install a swimming pool that is 12m long and 8m wide. He wants to install a rubberized safety border of uniform width around the pool. The width of the safety border is represented by x and the area of the safety border is 44 m^2. a) Write an

asked by Anonymous on July 9, 2018
19. ## Math

Mr. lim bought an equal number of red and yellow tulips. He gave away 24 red tulips. Then tere were4 times as many yellow tulips. How mani tulips did he buy? Anna is 14 kg heavier than lily. Sharon is 8 kg lighter than Bona. If lili weights 48 kg, find the

asked by wilma on February 20, 2015
20. ## math

the first landscaper charges \$16 per hour to landscape my house, plus \$225 for the products needed. the second landscaper charges \$61 per hour (products included). for how many hours will the cost of either landscaper be the same?

asked by tristin on January 16, 2013
21. ## Math

Hi spent 53\$ on tulips and orchids. The tulips cost \$6 each and \$7 for orchids. If she bought 8 flowers all how many tulips did she buy

asked by Dicle on March 20, 2016
22. ## math

jim and alice moore decided to plant a garden with 3 hosta plants, 6 lavender plants, 60 tulips, and a dogwood. the cost of the plants is as follows: hosta- \$3.00 each or 3 for \$8.00 lavender- \$1.00 each or 3 for \$2.00 tulips- 10 for \$4.00 dogwood-\$14.00

asked by Anonymous on July 9, 2011
23. ## math

jim and alice moore decided to plant a garden with 3 hosta plants,6 lavender plants,60 tulips,and a dogwood.the cost of the plants is as follows. hosta: \$3.00 each or 3 for \$8.00 lavender:\$ 1 00 each or 3 for \$2.00 tulips:10 for \$4.00 dogwood:\$14.00 each

asked by nelson on November 15, 2012
24. ## Math

A picture that measures 10 cm by 5 cm is framed with a uniform border that is the same on all sides of the picture. The area of the border is twice the area of the picture Determine the width of the border.

asked by r on May 12, 2019
25. ## Math

There is a circular Park in front of a shopping mall whose radius is 20m. There is a gravel path of uniform width the 2m around the park. Find :A person take 5 round of the circular Park. What distance he cover.

asked by Sneha on March 1, 2017
26. ## math

A flower displays contains tulips, roses, and carnations. For every 10 tulips, there are 4 roses and 6 carnation. The display contains 100 flowers. How many of the flowers are tulips?

asked by Ken on March 3, 2017
27. ## math

a circular pool measures 12 feet across. one cubic yard of concrete is to be used to create a circular border of uniform width around the pool. if the border is to have a depth of 3inches, how wide will the border be? (1cubic yard=27cubic feet)

28. ## Algebra

A small garden measures 7 ft by 14 ft. A uniform border around the garden increases the total area to 170 ft2. What is the width of the border?

asked by Tonya on September 3, 2015
29. ## algebra

A small garden measures 14 ft by 6 ft. A uniform border around the garden increases the total area to 209 ft2. What is the width of the border?

asked by mel on January 24, 2016
30. ## Algebra

A small garden measures 11 ft by 8 ft. A uniform border around the garden increases the total area to 154 ft2. What is the width of the border? I cant seem to get the right answer. Please help

asked by Brittani on October 23, 2016
31. ## math

a 12 cm by 16 cm picture is mounted with border of uniform width on a rectangular frame. if the total area of the border is 288 cm2, what is the length of the side of the frame?

asked by nicole on July 21, 2015
32. ## math

a pool in the shape of a circle measures 10 feet across. One cubic yard of concrete is used to create a circular border of uniform width around the pool. If the border is to have a depth of 3 inches, how wide will the border be (1 cubic yard=27 cubic feet)

asked by kayla on September 4, 2008
33. ## problem solving

a landscaper bought same decorative cement blocks from a landscaping supplier. the supplier charged 5% sales tax and the total came to \$315. without the tax, the landscaper could have bought 6 more blocks for the same total cost. how many blocks did the

34. ## problem solving

a landscaper bought some decorative cement blocks from a landsccaping supplier. the supplier charged 5% sales tax and the total came to \$315. without the tax, the landscaper could have bought 6 more blocks for the same total cost. how many blocks did the

35. ## PROBLEM SOLVING IN MATHEMATICS

a landscaper bought same decorative cement blocks from a landscaping supplier. the supplier charged 5% sales tax and the total came to \$315. without the tax, the landscaper could have bought 6 more blocks for the same total cost. how many blocks did the

asked by alya -ASAP on November 29, 2011
36. ## Math

Mr. Gomez planted 24 tulip in his garden . He planted the same number of tulips in 3 rows. How many tulips did he plant in each row? Answer: 24 divide 3=8 In her backyard, Georgia planted 15 sunflowers in 3 pots. She planted the same number of sunflowers

asked by Nawaf on December 16, 2013
37. ## 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
38. ## math

a circular pool measures 10 ft across. 1 cubic yard of concrete is to be used to create a circular border of uniform width around the pool. if the border's depth is 2 inches, how wide would will it be?

asked by sav on June 30, 2015
39. ## Algebra

A photo is printed on a 20-inch by 24-inch piece of paper. The photo covers 320 square inches and has a uniform border. What is the width of the border?

asked by Hannah on March 22, 2016
40. ## 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

asked by Anonymous on April 6, 2016
41. ## 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?

asked by Anonymous on April 9, 2017
42. ## 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

asked by Anonymous on April 6, 2016
43. ## 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

asked by Anonymous on April 5, 2016
44. ## math

A painting measuring 100cm by 55cm is to be framed with a matte border of uniform width surrounding the painting. the combined area of the picture and the matte is 9796cm^2. How wide is the matte border?

asked by steven on July 12, 2009
45. ## Math

Mrs.Perry hires a landscaper that charges \$15 per hr. The landscaper says the total charge for the work done is \$120.00 Write an inequality to show h, the number of hours it took to do the work and solve the inequality.

asked by Amy on March 16, 2016
46. ## algebra 2

Minnie and Steve have arectangular swimming pool that is 12 ft. wide and 20 feet long. They are going to build a tile border of uniform width around the pool. They have 160 sq. ft. of tile. How wide should the border be?

asked by Carolyn on May 22, 2012
47. ## algebra

A florist plans to make 5 Identical bridesmaid bouquets for a weeding. She budgeted £ 610 and she want to 24 flowers for each bouquet. She want to use three types of flowers namely; roses, tulips and lilies . A survey of prices shows roses cost £6,

asked by Emmanuel on April 7, 2018
48. ## Math

There is a circular park in front of a shopping mall whose radius is 20 cm. There is a gravel path of uniform width of 2m around the park. What is the area of the gravelled path?

asked by Harpreet kaur on March 5, 2019
49. ## math

The nurseryman brought six different varieties of trees to plant in six locations in the park. In how many different ways can he plant the trees Please check my answer = 720

asked by CB on May 21, 2010
50. ## middle school math

Andy paid \$66 for 6 tulips and 18 roses. The next week,he bought 4 tulips and 7 roses for \$29. What is the unit price for ea kind of flower? _______________, __________________

asked by Kael on February 26, 2010
51. ## math

ABCD is a rectangular park of measures (a × b) and let there be a path of uniform width 'c' all around the park. Find the area of the path

asked by Aparna jhon on June 27, 2014
52. ## METRO

Andy paid \$66.00 for 6 tulips and 18 roses. The next week, he bought 4 tulips and 7 roses for \$29. What is the unit price for each kind of flower.

asked by Nicolasq on October 30, 2014
53. ## algebra

a landscaper uses square tiles to make garden paths the ends of the paths are always 2 tiles wide, and the center portions of the paths are 3 tiles wide. what equation gives the total number y of tiles needed to make a path with a length of x tiles. the

asked by bri on February 26, 2012
54. ## Algebra 2

The nurseryman brought six different varieties of trees to plant in six locations in the park. In how many different ways can he plant the trees?

asked by Megan on February 28, 2012
55. ## algebra 2

The nurseryman brought six different varieties of trees to plant in six locations in the park. In how many different ways can he plant the trees

asked by Thomas on May 21, 2010
56. ## Math

A florist has 40 tulips, 32 roses, 60 daisies, and 50 petunias. What is the ratio of petunias to tulips, in simplest form?

asked by Amy on December 2, 2014
57. ## Algebra 2

You are creating a metal border of uniform width for a wall mirror that is 20 inches by 24 inches. You have 416 square inches of metal to use. Write and solve an equation to find the border's width.

asked by Lyle Eleda on April 12, 2012
58. ## Math

Math help please? Eric, Jose, Shannon, and Jackie wanted to plant a garden. Jose’s dad said they could use a rectangular space in the backyard that was 8 m by 4 m. The friends decided they would first like to make a colorful border for the garden using

asked by Nicki on July 28, 2011
59. ## math

A rectangular garden was planted measures 12 ft by 8 ft. You want to plant a border of roses around the garden of equal width with the same area as the garden. What should the width of the border of roses be?

asked by Angela on November 8, 2015
60. ## Algebra

This is a 2-part problem and I solved the first part, but can't get the second. Brad has a circular garden with a radius of 3 feet. There are 54 flowers in his garden. He wants to plant different flowers in a 1-foot border all around his garden. What is

asked by Amy on February 28, 2013
61. ## Algebra

A gardener has a border of flowers around a rectangular vegetable garden. The vegetable garden is 5 ft x 2 ft, and the flower border has a uniform width of 1 ft and is 7 ft x 4 ft. What is the area of the flower garden only? 4 ft^2 10 ft^2 18 ft^2*** 28

62. ## Math

Jason has 75 feet wallpaper border.He wants to put up a wallpaper border around his rectangular bedroom that measures 12 feet by 14 feet. He multiplies 12×14=168 to get an exact answer of how much border he needs.He concludes that he does not have enough

asked by Amya on November 15, 2016
63. ## algebra 2

Bonnie and Bruce have a rectangular swimming pool that is 6 feet wide and 10 feet long. They are going to build a tile border of uniform width around the pool. They have a 105 square feet of tile. How wide should the border be?

asked by David on July 8, 2015
64. ## Fractions

There are 16 tulips in the garden 1/4 of the tulips are red. How many tulips are red?

asked by Theresa on March 24, 2010
65. ## algebra

Mindy picked 4 times as many daisies as tulips for a flower bouquet. She picked a total of 20 flowers. How many more daisies than tulips did she pick?

asked by tazmin on November 19, 2014
66. ## Math

Mindy picked 4 times as many daisies as tulips for a flower bouquet. She picked a total of 20 flowers. How many more daisies than tulips did she pick?

asked by Tommy on November 10, 2014
67. ## Math

Mindy picked 4 times as many daisies as tulips for a flower bouquet.she picked a total of 20 flowers. How many more daisies than tulips did she pick?

asked by Pietro on October 15, 2013
68. ## math

mindy picked 4 times as many daisies as tulips for a flower bouduet. she picked a total a 20 flowers. how many more daisies than tulips did she pick

asked by Anonymous on October 16, 2013
69. ## Math

Jasmin paints a border around the wall in her room. The border will be 60 feet long. She has enough paint to cover 15 square feet. a. If the border is 1/3 foot wide, how much of the border can she cover with paint?

asked by Anonymous on March 31, 2019
70. ## English

Well, can you walk my dog? 1) You can take her to the park. -I'd like to, but I'm very busy today. ------------------------------------ What does 1) mean among the following? 2) You are allowed to take her to the park. 3) You are able to take her to the

asked by rfvv on June 23, 2014
71. ## Math

A children's park is 350m long and 200 m wide. It is surrounded by a pathway of uniform wittd. Suppose the total area of the park and the pathway is 74,464 meter square. How wide is the pathway?

asked by Raquel on July 19, 2017
72. ## Geography

Mexico’s maquiladora program has been a central feature of the U.S./Mexico border. This border stretches nearly 2,000 miles, from the Pacific Ocean in California to the Gulf of Mexico in Texas. Four U.S. states (Arizona, California, New Mexico, and

asked by Anonymous on April 23, 2016
73. ## Algebra Word Problem

A rectangle has dimensions of 12x8inches. If a uniform border is added, then the new rectangle has twice the area of the old rectangle. a) Find the width of the border b) find the new dimensions of the rectangle

asked by Ray on December 13, 2007

tulips are planted every four feet in a rectangular garden the sides are 16 feet and 12 feet how many tulips are there?

asked by collin on November 1, 2012
75. ## Algerbra

At a large nursery, a border for a rectangular garden is being built. Designers want the border's length to be 5 ft greater than its width. A maximum of 180 ft of fencing is available for the border. Write and solve an inequality that describes possible

asked by dillon on October 23, 2007
76. ## math

In a flower garden, there are 4 tulips for every 9 daisies. If there are 24 tulips, how many daisies are there?

asked by Anonymous on December 2, 2015
77. ## j

In a flower garden, there are 5 tulips for every 7 daisies. If there are 40 tulips, how many daisies are there? A. 54 B. 56 C. 58 D. 61

asked by Anonymousj on January 31, 2016
78. ## physics

4. one joule per second is equal to one--- 5. Joules per second is an alternative unit use for expressing---- 6. A typical bicycle is a --- machine 7. When Ma>1 the machine effort force is ---- than the resistance force. 8. A landscaper pushes a lawnmower

asked by susan on November 6, 2011
79. ## Math

A flowerbed is 3 3/4 meters long and 2 meters wide. Uncle James wants to build a border around the flowerbed. The width of the border is 1/2 meter. The cost of building the border is \$20 per square meter. How much does Uncle James have to pay to have the

asked by Jerry on November 16, 2015
80. ## math

tony is making flower arrangements. he is using 3 different kinds of flowers-roses, daisies, and tulips. each arrangement will have the same number of each kind of flower. he figures that if he uses all the flowers, the greatest number of arrangements he

asked by jake on October 28, 2010
81. ## math

Tony is making flower arrangements. He is using 3 different kinds of flowers--roses, daisies, and tulips. Each arrangement will have the same number of each kind of flower. He figures that if he uses all the flowers, the greatest number of arrangements he

asked by steve on October 26, 2011
82. ## math

A rectangular park measuring 35 yards by 24 yards is surrounded by a trail of uniform width. If the area of the park and the trail combined is 2420 square yards, what is the width of the path?

asked by ReRe on February 24, 2010
83. ## math

A rectangular park measuring 35 yards by 24 yards is surrounded by a trail of uniform width. If the area of the park and the trail combined is 2420 square yards, what is the width of the path?

asked by Lee on March 2, 2010
84. ## Math

A flowerbed is 3 3/4 meters long and 2 meters wide. Uncle James wants to build a border around the flowerbed. The width of the border is 1/2 meter. The cost of building the border is \$20 per square meter. How much does Uncle James have to pay to have the

asked by Eli on November 14, 2018
85. ## Math

A flowerbed is 3 3/4 meters long and 2 meters wide. Uncle James wants to build a border around the flowerbed. The width of the border is 1/2 meter. The cost of building the border is \$20 per square meter. How much does Uncle James have to pay to have the

asked by Sophie on April 10, 2015
86. ## Math

Jarrod wants to save \$245 to buy a Wii gaming system. If he was saving \$35 each month, how long would it take him to have the needed money? 7 months? The border between Texas and Mexico is 248 miles. If there are 32 countries along the border, about how

asked by Alex on September 3, 2012
87. ## Texas history

What was the status of Texas borders after the US Mexican war compared to before the warm All of the border disputes were resolved Some of the border disputes were resolved but some remained**** None of the border disputes were truly resolved Only the

asked by Anonymous on October 26, 2018
88. ## Math

you want to expand the garden by planting a border of flowers. the border will have the same width around the entire garden.the flowers you brought will fill an area of 276sq.ft. How wide should the border be? The inside is 24ft by 16ft but i need to find

asked by Ronny on November 26, 2007
89. ## college

5. Letter to the editor: “Once again the Park Commission is considering closing North Park Drive for the sake of a few joggers and bicyclists. These so-called fitness enthusiasts would evidently have us give up to them for their own private use every

asked by Anonymous on October 31, 2009

Letter to the editor: “Once again the Park Commission is considering closing North Park Drive for the sake of a few joggers and bicyclists. These so-called fitness enthusiasts would evidently have us give up to them for their own private use every last

asked by categorizing fallacies on December 3, 2008
91. ## math

tulips are planted every four feet on a rectangle the sides are 16 feet and 12 feet how many tulips are there?

asked by collin on October 30, 2012
92. ## Critical thinking

I think this would be Relativist fallacy, am I right????? Letter to the editor: “Once again the Park Commission is considering closing North Park Drive for the sake of a few joggers and bicyclists. These so-called fitness enthusiasts would evidently have

93. ## social studies

What would be the dangers of working in a factory like the Highland Park Plant in Henry Ford's time?

asked by Anya on February 10, 2011
94. ## English

These 5 sentences are about the same topic. By comparing them, which sentence would you conclude to be bias. 1.Roughly ten illegal immigrants are caught at the border each day. 2.In ten days, about one hundred illegal immigrants were stopped at the border.

asked by Taylor on May 15, 2009
95. ## Math

For a class gardening project, 1/8 of Mrs. Jensen's students planted marigolds and 1/2 planted tulips. What fraction of the class planted either marigolds or tulips?

asked by Osvaldo on January 26, 2018
96. ## Algebra

Lynn is tracking the progress of her plant’s growth. Today the plant is 5cm high. The plant grows 1.5 cm each day. Find the height of the plant after 20 days.

asked by Natoutou on March 20, 2016
97. ## math

A rectangular park has an area of 2/3 square mile. The length of the park is 2 2/3 the width of the park. What is the width of the park? I am confused on how to do this. I know lw=a A= 2/3 sq mi l= 2 2/3w but I do not understand how to find the width :/

asked by alyx on February 23, 2015
98. ## Algebra

The frame of a picture is 30 cm by 36 cm outside. If the area of the picture (inner rectangle) is 480 square cm, what is the width of the uniform border?

asked by Yin on March 22, 2015
99. ## Math

Nancy wants to plant 16 tulip bulbs and 24 daffodil bulbs. She wants to plants rows of tulips and rows of daffodils. She wants the same number of flowers in each row. What are the longest rows of flowers she plants?

asked by Anonymous on September 5, 2013
100. ## fractions

There are 16 tulips in the garden 1/4 of them are red how many tulips are red

asked by billie on March 20, 2010