1. MATH HELP ASAP

    Please Help!! Louis is planning to mow a rectangular yard that is 20 feet longer than it wide. He wants to find its width if its area is 1125 square feet. Which equation models this problem? A. 20w2 = 1125 B. w2 + 20w = 1125 C. w2 – 20w = 1125 D. w + 20w

    asked by Skye on May 19, 2014
  2. math

    Ms. Jacobs is planning to put a fence around a rectangular part of her yard. She wants the area of the yard inside the fence to be 216 square feet. The fenced part of her yard has a length of 18 feet. Ms. Jacobs wants to put a 3-foot iron gate on one side

    asked by treshia on February 3, 2014
  3. math

    Nate's front yard was 50 feet wide. each time he pushed the mower along the length of the yard, he mowed a path 24 inches wide. To mow the entire yard, how many times did nate nedd to push the mower along the lentgh of the yard

    asked by Nakia on February 7, 2013
  4. math

    Mike would like to enlarge his rectangular front yard which is currently 80 feet by 40 feet. He can only extend the width and length by 5x feet. If x = 7 feet, what will be the increase in area of the front yard? How can this problem be raised to a higher

    asked by ayisha on January 5, 2011
  5. math/209

    Mike would like to enlarge his rectangular front yard which is currently 80 feet by 40 feet. He can only extend the width and length by 5x feet. If x = 7 feet, what will be the increase in area of the front yard? How can this problem be raised to a higher

    asked by wilfredo on October 27, 2010
  6. Algebra word problem

    A family is building a rectangular patio in their backyard. The rectangular yard has dimensions of (8x+2) by (6x + 3) and they are planning the patio to be (x + 5) by (3x + 1). What is the area of the remaining yard after the patio has been built?

    asked by Sandra on March 7, 2014
  7. algebra

    Kirk and Montega mow the soccer playing fields. They must mow an area of 500 ft long and 400 feet wide. They agree that each will mow half the area. Kirk will mow around the edge in a path of equal width until half the area is left. *What is the area each

    asked by Trixie on May 8, 2008
  8. Algebra

    Lisa, Nicole, and Amber are to mow a rectangular lawn that measures 100 feet by 120 feet. Lisa is going to mow one0third of the lawn by mowing a strip of niform width around the outer edge of the lawn. What are the dimensions of the lawn to still be mowed?

    asked by Anonymous on December 17, 2014
  9. Algebra

    The Browns installed 58 feet of fencing around a rectangular play yard. If the yard covers 204 square feet, what are its dimensions?

    asked by Samantha E on December 1, 2015
  10. Math

    A carpenter was creating a fence around his back yard the rectangular yard measured 4 1/2 feet by 8 2/3 feet what is the perimeter of the backyard

    asked by Suzy on December 1, 2015
  11. Algebra II

    The perimeter of a rectangular yard is 270 feet. If its length is 25 feet greater than its width, what are the dimensions of the yard?

    asked by bev on May 2, 2010
  12. algebra II-URGENT

    the perimeter of a rectangular yard is 270 feet. If its length is 25 feet greater than its width what are the dimensions of the yard

    asked by bev on May 3, 2010
  13. Algebra

    You are in the process of planning a garden in your back yard. The garden will be rectangular in shape. Determine the best length and width (in feet) for your garden and determine how many feet of fencing you will need to enclose the garden. Use the

    asked by Alex Tamboni on July 18, 2016
  14. algebra

    +write an expession for the volume of a rectangular prism if the length is 2 feet longer than some x amount the width is 6 feet longer than x and the height is x feet

    asked by lisa on August 5, 2015
  15. geometry

    Jose is planning to spread fertilizer on his rectangular yard.His yard has a length of 40 ft and width of 25 ft.How much fertilizer does he need

    asked by jay on June 13, 2017
  16. AP Calculus

    The management of a large store has 1600 feet of fencing to fence in a rectangular storage yard using the building as one side of the yard. If the fencing is used for the remaining 3 sides, find the area of the largest yard possible.

    asked by Sarah on December 14, 2014
  17. math

    a sprinkler is placed in the corner of a rectangular yard,if the sprinkler has a of reach 26 feet and the yard is 30 feet long and 40 feet wide how many square feet of the lawn will not be watered by the sprinkler? 30ft-26ft = 4ft, 40ft-26ft=14 14ft * 4ft

    asked by Tricia on May 14, 2015
  18. math

    how do I find out how many feet are in 36 yards? i know that 3 feet equals 1 yard. You can multiply 3 times 36 to find the number of feet in 36 yards. You need to learn how to set up your equation and you can convert anything to anything if you know the

    asked by chrissy on August 2, 2007
  19. algebra

    Jack usually mows his lawn in 4hrs Marilyn can mow the same yard in 3hrs. how much time it would take for them to mow the lawn together.

    asked by Randy on June 1, 2012
  20. math

    Kennys lawn is 30 feet wide and 30 feet long. It takes him 1 hour to mow the lawn. If kenny mows at the same rate, about how many hours would it take him to mow a lawn that was 30 feet and 95 feet long?

    asked by chine on March 15, 2012
  21. Math

    Sally and Peter have a lawn-mowing business. They earn $30 for a large yard, $21 for a medium-sized yard, and $15 for a small yard. If they mow 8 yards and there are at least 2 yards of each size, what is the maximum amount of money they can earn?

    asked by Minnie818 on February 2, 2012
  22. algebra 2

    a bag of fertilizer claims that it will cover 5000 square feet of grass if you front yard is 1450- feet wide and 65 feet deep and you back yard is 150 feet wide and 225 feet deep how many bags of fertilizer will you nee to fertilize your entire back yard?

    asked by jordyn on September 6, 2013
  23. Algebra

    John wants to build a corral next to his barn. He has 300 feet of fencing to enclose three sides of his rectangular yard. a. What is the largest area that can be enclosed? b. What dimensions will result in the largest yard?

    asked by Roger on September 20, 2010
  24. Math

    John wants to build a corral next to his barn.He has 300 feet of fencing to enclose three sides of his rectangular yard. a. What is the largest area that can be enclosed? b. What dimensions will result in the largest yard?

    asked by Roger on September 20, 2010
  25. math

    Write an expression for the volume of a rectangular prism if the length is 5 feet shorter than some x amount, the width is 3 feet longer than x, and the height is x feet.

    asked by josh on March 1, 2012
  26. math

    Nala and her cousin agreed that they would each mow one-half of the lawn. The lawn is a 25' by 45' rectangle. The lawn mower cuts a path two feet wide. Nala starts at one corner and mows a path completely around the outside, and then continues to mow the

    asked by Elizabeth on September 21, 2014
  27. algebra

    I want to fence a rectangular garden which measures 33 by 24 feet. If the fencing I want costs $4.50 per yard, how much will it cost me for the fencing if I want to leave a two foot opening for a gate? (I cannot buy fencing of less than one full yard.)

    asked by Tony on August 1, 2017
  28. Math

    A rectangular yard 75 feet by 135 feet has a fence with a post every five feet.How many posts are needed for the entire fence?

    asked by Marlunaray on December 19, 2011
  29. Townview

    Elaine is painting a fence. She knows that she needs 1 gallon of paint for each 10 feet of fencing. The fencing will enclose a rectangular yard that is 3 yards long and 2 yards wide. How much paint does Elaine need? (Remember 3 feet = 1 yard)

    asked by Michelle on May 14, 2015
  30. MATH

    Elaine is painting a fence. She knows that she needs 1 gallon of paint for each 10 feet of fencing. The fencing will enclose a rectangular yard that is 3 yards long and 2 yards wide. How much paint does Elaine need? (Remember 3 feet = 1 yard)

    asked by ADREAN on April 8, 2015
  31. math

    an art class is planning to paint a rectangular mural with an area of 60 square feet .It has to be at least 4 feet high but no more than 6 feet high. How long could it be if the length and width have to be a whole number

    asked by jodi on April 4, 2018
  32. algebra 2

    a bag of fertilizer claims that it will cover 5000 square feet of grass if you front yard is 150 feet wide and 65 feet deep and you back yard is 150 feet wide and 225 feet deep how many bags of fertilizer will you need to fertilize your entire back yard?

    asked by jordyn on September 6, 2013
  33. math/117

    Jack usually mowes his lawn in 7 hours. Marilyn can mow the same yard in 4 hours. How musch time would it take for them to mow the lawn together?

    asked by Angela on December 4, 2011
  34. algebra1

    Betty wishes to bulid a rectangular dog runalong the side of her garage. The garagewill be on of the longer sides of the run. If she has 50 feet of fenccing and wishes the run to be 3 times longer than i is wide, how many square feet will the fencing

    asked by john101 on September 5, 2007
  35. Math

    Jack usually mows his lawn in three hours. Marilyn can mow the same yard in 5 hours. How much time would it take for them to mow the lawn together?

    asked by Roberto on August 12, 2010
  36. algebra

    jack usually mows his lawn in 4 hours mariltn can mow the same yard in 7 hours how much time would it take for them to mow the lawn together

    asked by karon on December 13, 2011
  37. algebra

    Jack usually mows his lawn in 4 hours. Marilyn can mow the same yard in 5 hours. How much time would it take for them to mow the lawn together?

    asked by Valentine on April 21, 2011
  38. MATH

    Jack usually mows his lawn in 3 hours. Marilyn can mow the same yard in 5 hours. How long would it take them to mow the lawn together?

    asked by pam on April 2, 2013
  39. Algebra

    Jack usually mows his lawn in 4 hours. Marilyn can mow the same yard in 7 hours. How much time could it take for them to mow the lawn together?

    asked by KC on March 4, 2008
  40. Algebra

    Ian wants to fence three sides of a rectangular exercise yard for his dog. The fourth side of the exercise yard will be a side of the house. He has 100 feet of fencing available. Find the dimensions that will enclose the maximum area.

    asked by Keonn'a : Please help me. on November 10, 2017
  41. Math

    Jeremiah is mowing the lawn which is 2 acres he has mowed 1/4 of a acre in 1/12 of a hour when he was done he had to mow the neighbor's yard which is 1 acre if he can continue at the same rate what is the unit rate for the number of acres can he. mow

    asked by Mercie on September 2, 2016
  42. Pre Algebra

    If you have 256 ft of fence for your yard. The lenth is 12 feet longer than twice the width. What are the dimensions?

    asked by Cindy on November 30, 2012
  43. algebra1 Help pleASE

    A gardener wants to create a rectangular vegetable garden in a backyard. She wants to have a total area of 13 square feet, and it should be 12 feet longer than it is wide. What dimensions should she use for the vegetable garden? width = feet length = feet

    asked by lisa on July 4, 2013
  44. Algebra

    The length of a rectangular banner is 3 feet longer than its width. If the area is 70 square feet, find the dimensions.

    asked by .... on October 20, 2012
  45. algebra 117

    need help with this one the length of a rectangular banner is 4 feet longer than its width if the area is 77 squar feet find the dimensions

    asked by BERNIE on August 3, 2012
  46. Math

    Jeff is putting a fence around his rectangular yard. It is 50 feet long and 30 feet wide. The fence posts must be 10 feet apart. How many posts does he need? Draw a picture

    asked by Just on May 29, 2014
  47. Math

    the perimeter of a rectangular garder is 100 feet the length of the garden is 8 feet longer than twice the width I need 2 linear equations

    asked by Anonymous on November 16, 2015
  48. Math, Quadratic Functions

    A rectangular chicken yard was built against an existing barn wall (as shown in the picture). 30 m of fencing was used to enclose the yard. a) Find the dimensions of the yard its area is 108 m! How to solve this problem..?

    asked by AM on December 3, 2016
  49. Math

    An art class is planning to paint a rectangular mural with an area of 60 square feet. It has to be at least 4 feet high but no more than 6 feet high. The length and width have to be whole numbers. List all possible lengths for the mural.

    asked by Tommy on March 16, 2015
  50. Math

    Raquel is mowing her rectangular lawn. The area of her lawn is 800 sq.ft The width of her yard is twice as long as the length of the yard. How wide is her yard? How long is her yard?

    asked by Anonymous on August 19, 2015
  51. algebra

    Sandra has ribbons that are 3/4 yard, 2/6 yard, and 4/7 yard long. She needs to use the ribbon longer than 2/3 yard to make a bow. Which length of ribbon could she use for the bow.

    asked by Etel on February 23, 2015
  52. Math

    mark knows that his yard is 2 1/4 times as long as it is wide. which equation shows the length, in feet, of the fence that goes all the way around the yard if mark measures the width as w feet? 2 1/4 w feet

    asked by Deven on February 8, 2011
  53. math

    Mary wants to build a fence in the yard to keep her dog from running away. She only has 60 feet of fencing. If she wants to create a rectangular space that has a length that is twice as long as the width. How long is each side of the rectangular space?

    asked by sasha on May 17, 2015
  54. math

    A rectangular room containing 198 square feet is 7 feet longer than it is wide. How long of a piece of crown molding is needed to trim the perimeter of the ceiling?

    asked by anonymous on October 22, 2014
  55. math

    Jack's yard is a rectangle 105 feet by 212 feet. Using front-end estimation on the dimensions, what is an estimate of the area of this yard?

    asked by kl on February 29, 2012
  56. Math

    Marty has a fenced yard in the shape of a rectangle. Its area is 635.4 square feet. The width of the yard is 18 feet. What is the length of the fence?

    asked by Phyllis on November 11, 2014
  57. Math

    A family is building a rectangular fountain in the backyard. The yard is also rectangular and measures 6x by 7x. The fountain is going to measure 2x by 4x. Once the fountain is built, what will be the area of the remaining yard? Please do not just give me

    asked by Grace(Ms. Sue I need your help please) on March 22, 2019
  58. Calc 1

    An 8 foot tall fence separates Larry's yard from Evan's yard.The fence is 3 feet from Larry's house and runs parallel to the side of his house. Larry wants to paint his house and needs to position a ladder extending from Evan's yard over the fence to his

    asked by Amber on April 24, 2012
  59. Math

    A piece of rectangular cloth has an area of 40 square feet. Its length is 3 feet longer than its width. If the width of the rectangular cloth is represented as x, which of the following represents the length?

    asked by kate on July 20, 2015
  60. algebra

    Kim can mow the greens at golf course twice as fast as I can. Working together, we can mow them in four hours. How long will it take me to mow the greans alone?

    asked by TinaG on May 24, 2010
  61. algebra

    Kim can mow the greens at golf course twice as fast as I can. Working together, we can mow them in four hours. How long will it take me to mow the greans alone?

    asked by TinaG on May 24, 2010
  62. math help

    A piece of rectangular paper measures 8x by 12x. If a circle with a radius of 3x is cut out of the middle of the paper, what will be the area of the remaining piece of paper in terms of π? 3. A rectangular gazebo measuring 7x by 9x is built in the middle

    asked by XenaGonzalez on March 21, 2016
  63. math

    A rectangular playground is 800 feet long and 400 feet wide. If fencing costs Php 560 per yard, how much would it cost to place fencing around the playground With solution

    asked by ai on September 4, 2014
  64. Geometry

    a four sided garden plot has an irregular shape. the second side is 12 feet longer than the first. the third side is 24 feet longer than the second. the fourth side is 36 feet longer than the third. if the perimeter of the plot measures 136 feet, what is

    asked by Jerry on June 11, 2014
  65. math

    A model of a rectangular patio at a landscaping business will be enlarged by a scale factor of 2 when it is installed in a customer’s back yard. The area of the new enlarged patio will be 160 square feet. Which is the area of the landscaper’s model? 10

    asked by Anonymous on June 7, 2017
  66. math

    A model of a rectangular patio at a landscaping business will be enlarged by a scale factor of 2 when it is installed in a customer’s back yard. The area of the new enlarged patio will be 160 square feet. Which is the area of the landscaper’s model? 10

    asked by victor on April 18, 2017
  67. Algebra

    Bit (a lot) of trouble solving this: The landing for the steps leading up to a county courthouse is shaped like a trapezoid. The area of the landing is 1500 square feet. The shorter base of the trapezoid is 15 feet longer than the height. The longer base

    asked by Jackie on January 31, 2018
  68. math

    the area of a rectangular table =82 square feet if its length is 8 feet longer than its width find the dimensions of the table

    asked by morgz on December 6, 2011
  69. Math

    The length of a rectangular swimming pool is 14 feet longer than the width. If the perimeter is 77 feet, then what is the length of the rectangle? Answer

    asked by CB on May 26, 2010
  70. math

    5yd=how many feet There are three feet per yard. Do the multiplication three feet in a yard times 5

    asked by angel on March 14, 2007
  71. Algebra

    A rectangular pen for a pet is 5 feet longer than it is wide. Give possible width of the pen if its area must be 204 and 750 square feet, inclusively.

    asked by Jennifer on March 26, 2012
  72. algebra b

    the length of a rectangular banner is 5 feet longer than the width. If the width is 84 square feet, find the dimensions

    asked by jason on September 14, 2013
  73. algebra 1

    The perimeter of a rectangular deck is 175 feet. The length of the deck l is 6 feet longer than 2 tines the width

    asked by angeles on March 7, 2012
  74. Math

    A rectangular garden is two feet longer than it is wide. If the width is doubled, fifty extra feet of fencing will be needed to keep out the rabbits. What are the dimensions of the original garden

    asked by April on March 23, 2011
  75. Math

    A rectangular garden is two feet longer than it is wide. If the width is doubled, fifty extra feet of fencing will be needed to keep out the rabbits. What are the dimensions of the original garden

    asked by Marylu on March 23, 2011
  76. college algebra

    A large rectangular movie screen in an IMAX theater has an area of 7200 square feet. Find the dimensions of the screen if it is 10 feet longer than the width.

    asked by jai on September 6, 2014
  77. math

    A rectangular garden is two feet longer than it is wide. If the width is doubled, fifty extra feet of fencing will be needed to keep out the rabbits. What are the dimensions of the original garden

    asked by Marylu on March 23, 2011
  78. college algebra

    a large rectangular movie screen in an IMAX theater has an area of 8624 square feet. Find the dimensions of the screen if it is 10 feet longer than it is wide.

    asked by Dee on September 8, 2013
  79. Math

    A rectangular field is to be subdivided in 6 equal fields. There is 1200 feet of fencing available. Find the dimensions of the field that maximizes the total area. (List the longer side first) Width = feet Length = feet What is the maximum area ? Area =

    asked by irina on September 22, 2014
  80. math

    Bairleys rectangular dog pen for his irish setter must have an area of 400 square feet. Also the length must be 50 feet longer than the width. Find the dimentions of the pen

    asked by charles on November 21, 2011
  81. math

    The perimeter of a rectangular cattle enclosure is 400 feet. It is 40 feet longer than it is wide. Using a system of equations solve for the length and width of the enclosure using the substitution method.

    asked by jordan on December 13, 2015
  82. applications in algebra

    a rectangular bedroom is 7 feet longer than its width. Its area is 228 feet^2. what is the width of the room?

    asked by amber on October 11, 2015
  83. math

    How much would it cost to pour a concrete slab for a patio 14 feet by 16 feet and 6" thick if cost is $80 per cubic yard. I know 27cubic feet equals 1 cubic yard, so do I take 14*16 *27 or??

    asked by Tyler on January 23, 2008
  84. Math

    Jenny is building a rectangular garden around a tree in her yard. The southwest corner of the garden will be 2 feet south and 3 feet west of the tree. The north east corner of the garden will be 1 foot north and 4 feet east of the tree. If jenny paves a

    asked by Heavenly on August 21, 2018
  85. math

    You are planning a vegetable garden and you lay out a rectangular design 10 feet wide by 20 feet long. After laying out the design you decide you want a larger garden and decide to increase the length of the garden by a length of 2x feet and increase the

    asked by MATH! on April 26, 2016
  86. Algebra

    A home’s back yard drops 9 feet over a horizontal distance of 124 feet. Find the slope of this back yard. Round your answer to two decimal places

    asked by Rebecca on December 12, 2010
  87. Math

    How many feet in a yard? 3 feet in a yard Most yards deserve to include two dogs and therefore all yards should have 8 feet in them. lol!

    asked by Tyler on October 30, 2006
  88. Math

    Jennifer's dad built 2 rectangular houses for each of her dogs. The first house had a length of 6 feet and a width of 4 feet. The second house had a length and a width that was 2 feet longer than the first. What was the difference in the perimeter of the

    asked by Jerald on November 9, 2012
  89. math

    An architect is planning a building in the shape of a rectangular prism. The length of the building is 20 feet more than its width and the height is 10 feet more than twice its width The inside volume of the building is 2,000,000 cubic feet. A model of the

    asked by Kyle Raeside on November 26, 2018
  90. geometry

    Jenny is building a rectangular garden around a tree in her yard. The southwest corner of the garden will be 2 feet south and 3 feet west of the tree. The northeast corner of the garden will be 1 foot north and 4 feet east of the tree. If jenny paves a

    asked by katy on September 14, 2015
  91. math

    The number of square feet of lawn Mitch can mow is described with the equation y = 700x - 50, where y is the number of square feet of lawn and x is the mowing time in hours. How many square feet can Mitch mow in 1.5 hours?

    asked by Anonymous on December 7, 2012
  92. 6th Grade Math

    Which of the following is equal to 1/6÷1/18? Assume the shapes are rectangular. A) The width of a 1/6 square yard tile border that is 1/18 yard long. B) The width of a 1/18 square-meter flower bed that is 1/6 meter long. C) The area of a planter that is

    asked by Victoria on December 1, 2014
  93. math

    how wide is a rectangular table with a length of 2/3 yard and an area of 1/2 square yard

    asked by shannon on January 7, 2014
  94. math

    concrete can be purchased cubic yard. How much will it cost to pour a slab 17 feet by 17 feet by 2 inches for a patio if the concrete costs $40.00 per cubic yard? Change 2" to feet, find volume of patio in cubic feet, change to cubic yards, and multiply by

    asked by Stripperella on December 17, 2006
  95. Algebra

    A rectangular garden is 54 feet longer than it is wider. Its perimeter is 292 feet. Write a system of linear equations whose solution gives the width and length of the garden. Use the substitution method to solve and check your answer.

    asked by Tracy on July 1, 2017
  96. math

    Susan's back yard is rectangular with dimensions 39 yd. by 71 yd. Carlos's back yard is rectangular with dimensions 30 yd. by 50 yd. How much larger is the area of Susan's back yard than the area of Clarlos's back yard?

    asked by Sara on June 4, 2012
  97. Trig

    Distance between the goal posts, 19.5 feet, is the length of an arc on a circle of radius 50 yards. The kicker aims to kick the ball midway between the uprights. To score a field goal, what is the maximum number of degrees that the actual trajectory can

    asked by moscato on January 19, 2016
  98. MATH

    Jeff wants to build a retangular fence in his yard for his dog. The yard is 35 feet by 40 feet. How much fencing must Jeff buy ?

    asked by bertha on May 6, 2008
  99. math

    A farmer wants to fence a small rectangular yard next to a barn. Fence for side parallel to the barn will cost 75 per foot and the fence for the other two sides will cost 30 per foot. The farmer has a total of 1750 dollars to spend on the project. Find the

    asked by Sam on February 12, 2015
  100. math

    A farmer wants to fence a small rectangular yard next to a barn. Fence for side parallel to the barn will cost 75 per foot and the fence for the other two sides will cost 30 per foot. The farmer has a total of 1750 dollars to spend on the project. Find the

    asked by tim on February 12, 2015