# a railing for a deck requires pieces of cedar 4 ft 8 in., 11 ft 7 in., and 9 ft 3 in long. what is the total length of material that is needed?

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1. ## math

a railing for a deck requires pieces of cedar 4 ft 8 in., 11 ft 7 in., and 9 ft 3 in long. what is the total length of material that is needed?

asked by Stumped on December 5, 2007
2. ## math

A railing for a deck requires pieces of redwood 4 ft 9 in, 13 ft 9 in, and 4 ft 3 in long. What is the total length of material that is needed?

3. ## math

A railing for a deck requires pieces of redwood 4 ft 9 in., 13 ft 9 in., and 4 ft 3 in. long. What is the total length of material that is needed? A)

asked by sandy on August 19, 2007
4. ## chemistry

Sarah needs to replace part of the metal railing on her deck and wants the new railing to match the existing railing. However, she does not know what metal the railing is made from. Which is a property that she can use to identify the metal?

asked by Anonymous on December 14, 2011
5. ## science

Sarah needs to replace part of the metal railing on her deck and wants the new railing to match the existing railing. However, she does not know what metal the railing is made from. Which is a property that she can use to identify the metal?

asked by jake on June 16, 2011
6. ## Math- double check me please

In a shipment of 1200 parts, 60 were found to be defective. What percent of the parts were faulty? a.60 b. 1200 c what percent d. shipment answer:a Ms. Jefferson has been given a loan of 20,000 for a 1 year. If the interest charged is \$800, what is the

asked by Sherrie on March 28, 2008
7. ## Math

Mario painted 5 2/3 yards of railing. If this is only 3/8 of the length of the railing how long is the railing?

asked by Anonymous on January 2, 2014
8. ## math i don't get it

Scotty and his dad are repairing the railing along the side of the deck. They put up eight supports with 4 feet between each one. If the first support is at one corner of the deck and the eighth support is at the other corner, how long is the side? Please

asked by Afl on December 18, 2012
9. ## math i don't get it

Scotty and his dad are repairing the railing along the side of the deck. They put up eight supports with 4 feet between each one. If the first support is at one corner of the deck and the eighth support is at the other corner, how long is the side?

asked by Anonymous on December 17, 2012
10. ## Pre Algebra

A wooden railing is 82 feet long. It is to be divided into 4 pieces. Three pieces will be the same length, and the fourth piece will be 2 feet longer than each of the other three. Find the length of each piece.

asked by Ruth on February 18, 2013

Game equipment : 1 game broard, 1 deck of playing cards, 25 playing pieces ( 5 each of 5 colors ) 2) To start : Each player chooses a color and places the pieces of that color on the matching HOME circle. One player shuffles the deck and places at it face

asked by taata on January 9, 2018

Game equipment : 1 game board, 1 deck of playing cards, 25 playing pieces ( 5 each of 5 colors ) 2) To start : Each player chooses a color and places the pieces of that color on the matching HOME circle. One player shuffles the deck and places at it face

asked by Lili on May 11, 2019
13. ## algebra

Jeremy is building a deck for the community center. The deck is shaped as rectangle. The width of the deck is 29ft. The perimeter of the deck is to be at least 134ft. Write an inequality that represents all possible values of the length of the deck. Find

asked by Jackie on September 9, 2012
14. ## Physics

A cat jumps on to a railing at a height of 1.20 m above the ground. He jumps at an angle of 70 degrees relative to the floor. How fast does he have to be moving when he leaves the floor in order for him to make it up to the railing?

asked by Chelsea on September 18, 2014
15. ## math

Helga owns a campground, and she has installed a rectangular swimming pool measuring 10m by 20m. She wants to put a wooden deck of uniform width around the pool. A. Helga has budgeted \$1920 to spend on the deck and knows that construction costs are

asked by ted on November 24, 2010
16. ## Algebra

You are building a rectangular deck. The area of the deck should be 250 ft squared. You want the length of the deck to be 5 ft longer than twice its width. What should the dimensions of the deck be? My work: 250=2x(x+5) Is this correct so far?

asked by Kate on May 22, 2013
17. ## MATH - area question

I need help on where to begin with this problem. You are installing a new deck around your pool. The pool is rectangular with the dimensions 8m by 4m. The deck will surround the pool and will have a width by 2m. What is the area of the deck? I know that

asked by Ali on February 27, 2012
18. ## Math

This is the layout of the McDougal's backyard.The scale is 1 centimeter to 5 meters.The length of the deck on the layout is 7 centimeters.The width of the deck on the deck is 2 centimeters. What is the actual perimeter of the deck? Pls answer within the

asked by Elizabeth on October 26, 2009
19. ## probability

consider the experiment of selecting a card from an ordinary deck of 52 playing cards and determine the probability of the stated event. A card that is not a king and not a spade is drawn. I know there are 52 cards in a deck and there are 4 kings to a

asked by alex on March 15, 2010
20. ## Algebra

The perimeter of Greg's rectangular deck is 170 feet. The length of the deck is four times the width. What is the dimensions of the deck?

asked by Mitch on November 28, 2012
21. ## trick question!!!

how can a person survive without a stomach but not without a small intestine. You need guts to do it! LOL!! laughing out loud how many brothers and sisters are there in a family in wich each boy has as many sisters as brothers but each girl has twice as

asked by Anonymous on August 2, 2006
22. ## math

A card is pulled from a well shuffled deck of standard playing cards and then put back in the deck. A second draw is made from the deck. What is the probability that an ace was drawn both times

asked by Lo on April 27, 2011
23. ## math

A card is pulled from a well shuffled deck of standard playing cards and then put back in the deck. A second draw is made from the deck. What is the probability that an ace was drawn both times?

asked by elizabeth on April 29, 2011
24. ## math

A card is pulled from a well shuffled deck of standard playing cards and then put back in the deck. A second draw is made from the deck. What is the probability that an ace was drawn both times?

asked by elizabeth on April 29, 2011
25. ## English

Choose the sentence that contains no comma errors. A) The book, that I borrowed from Elizabeth last week was excellent. B) About four thousand years ago, Stonehenge, was a center of worship. C) Alice Jones lived at 15, Cedar Street NE, Colorado Springs

asked by Marc on March 11, 2016
26. ## math

A community group purchased 72 cedar tree and spruce tree seedlings to plant for an Earth Day project. The number of cedar trees was twice the number of spruce trees. How many of each type of tree seedling did the group purchase. (i think it is an equation

asked by Laura ♥ on December 16, 2014
27. ## math

A plan for a bookcase requires three pieces of lumber 3 ft 5 in each long and two pieces of lumber 2 ft 4 in each long. What is the total length of material that is needed for the bookcase?

asked by Anonymous on September 9, 2009
28. ## rational expressions and equations

A carpenter is assigned the job of expanding a rectangular deck where the width is one-fourth the length. The length of the deck is to be expanded by 6 feet, and the width by 2 feet. If the area of the new rectangular deck is 68 ft2 larger than the area of

asked by britney on July 28, 2017
29. ## Math

A carpenter is assigned the job of expanding a rectangular deck where the width is one-fourth the length. The length of the deck is to be expanded by 10 feet, and the width by 6 feet. If the area of the new rectangular deck is 128 ft^2 larger than the area

asked by Ally on July 17, 2015
30. ## Math (Area)

I need help on where to begin with this problem. You are installing a new deck around your pool. The pool is rectangular with the dimensions 8m by 4m. The deck will surround the pool and will have a width by 2m. What is the area of the deck? I know that

asked by Ali on February 27, 2012
31. ## Math

I have a full deck of cards (52 cards). What is the probability of pulling a 10 out of the deck at random? (Reminder: There are 4 of each card in the deck) Express as a decimal, rounded to the nearest hundredths. A).07 B).08 C).02 D).25

asked by Carold.C on March 30, 2016
32. ## Math

A rectangular wimming pool is 40 ft wide and 45 ft long. It is surrounded on all four sides by a wooden deck of fixed width. The total area enclosed within the perimeter of the deck is 2354 sq ft. What is the width of the deck?

asked by Jackie on October 3, 2012
33. ## Algebra

Jen and Jacob want to put a cement deck around their pool. Use the figure below to calculate the area of the deck. If cement costs \$4.75 per square foot, how much is the cost of the deck? Round to the nearest hundredth. Width of pool is x+3 Length of pool

asked by WillyB on March 12, 2014
34. ## Math

A standard deck of cards contains 52 cards. Of these cards there are 13 of each type of suit (hearts, spades, clubs, diamonds) and 4 of each type of rank (A – K). Two cards are drawn from the deck and replaced each time back into the deck. What is the

asked by Alex on September 27, 2013
35. ## math

a deck surrounds a pool and the deck area is 592 square meters and deck width is 4 m. the pool dimension =(w + 4)(w + 14) l = w+10. what does w =?

asked by lynn on February 23, 2012
36. ## math

Ruth baked a big cake to sell during the school fair. She cut the cake into many equal pieces. She sold two- thirds of the pieces. She gave half of the remaining pieces to her friends. She then had 6 pieces left to bring home. Into how many pieces did she

asked by Rose on August 29, 2016
37. ## Math

Two friends cut a large candy bar into equal pieces Harriet ate 1/4 of the pieces nisha ate 1/2 of the remaining pieces 6 pieces were left over how many pieces was the candy bar originally divided into

asked by Shannon on February 26, 2014
38. ## Algebra 1

The length of a rectangular deck is 3 more than 2 times the width. The perimeter of the deck is 48 feet. What is the width of the deck?

asked by Lily on December 13, 2018
39. ## math

You are installing a new deck around your pool. The pool is rectangular with the dimensions 8m by 4m. The deck will surround the pool and will have a width by 2m. How much security fencing is required around the deck.

asked by tali on January 13, 2015
40. ## Probability

Consider a deck of 52 cards with the following characteristics: 13 red cards, numbered 1 through 13 13 blue cards, numbered 1 through 13 13 green cards, numbered 1 through 13 13 black cards, numbered 1 through 13 1. Describe the steps necessary to

asked by Dina on October 13, 2012
41. ## probability

Consider a deck of 52 cards with the following characteristics: 13 red cards, numbered 1 through 13 13 blue cards, numbered 1 through 13 13 green cards, numbered 1 through 13 13 black cards, numbered 1 through 13 1. Describe the steps necessary to

asked by wendell on June 18, 2012
42. ## math

Ruth baked a big cake to sell during the school fair. She sold two-thirds of the pieces. She gave half of the remaining pieces to her friends. She then had 6 pieces left to bring home. Into how many pieces did she cut the cake?

asked by Anonymous on August 29, 2016
43. ## math

In a shuffled deck of 52 cards, we remove 1 card (we don’t know which one) and use LINEAR SEARCH to find the two of clubs. a. What is the average cost to find the two of clubs, if it is guaranteed to be in the deck? b. What is the average cost if the two

asked by Raymond on July 14, 2014
44. ## physics

A stone is dropped from the deck of the bridge. The sound of the splash reaches the deck 3 seconds later. If sound travels at 342 m/s in still air, how high is the deck of bridge above the water?

asked by Anonymous on April 26, 2014
45. ## geometry

A circular pool with a diameter of 32 feet is surrounded by a wood deck of uniform width. If the area of the deck is 68π square feet, what is x, the width of the deck?

asked by punk480 on April 22, 2012
46. ## Statistics

Given a single deck of cards, what is the probability of drawing either a king or a diamond? Hint – There are four kings in a deck and 13 diamonds. There are a total of 52 cards in a single deck.

asked by Drew on May 10, 2008
47. ## math

Sam kicks a ball horizontally along a deck that is 5 m above the ground. The ball goes off the edge of the deck. A model for the path of the ball once it leaves the deck is a parabola. The equation of the parabola is y = ax^2+ bx + c. The ball hits the

asked by James on August 23, 2011

A chocolate bar is separated into several equal pieces. If one person eats 1/4 of the pieces, and a second person eats 1/2 of the remaining pieces, there are six pieces left over. Into how many pieces was the original bar divided?

asked by joey on August 27, 2009
49. ## Algebra

A 6 m by 9 m swimming pool is surrounded by a deck which has a constant width. How wide is the deck if its area equals the area of the pool? I got 6*9=54 so for the deck xy=54 but I don't know where to go.

asked by Allie on December 3, 2015
50. ## math

a rectangular swimming pool 20 feet long and 10 feet wide,is enclosed by a wooden deck that is 3 feet wide. What is the area of the deck? How much fence is required to enclose the deck?

asked by Dee on September 19, 2013
51. ## math

a rectangular swimming pool 20 feet long and 10 feet wide,is enclosed by a wooden deck that is 3 feet wide. What is the area of the deck? How much fence is required to enclose the deck?

asked by Dee on September 19, 2013
52. ## Statistics

In the harper valley subdivision, 79% of the houses have a deck while 49% of the houses have both a deck and a garage. Find the probability that the home has a garage given that it has a deck

asked by Sherry on March 1, 2011
53. ## math

State whether the events described are independent or dependent and determine the probability: A card is pulled from a well shuffled deck of standard playing cards and is not put back in the deck. A second card is drawn from the deck. What is the

asked by Lo on April 27, 2011
54. ## math

State whether the events described are independent or dependent and determine the probability: A card is pulled from a well shuffled deck of standard playing cards and is not put back in the deck. A second card is drawn from the deck. What is the

asked by Lo on April 25, 2011
55. ## Mathematics

Determining the number of seating arrangements with 10 people in 7 chairs required use of ? Combination Permutation** Probability Substitution Determining the number of 3 person committees formed from a club with 12 members requires use of? Combination

asked by Maria on May 10, 2019
56. ## algebra

a 3 1/2 foot piece of rope is cut into two pieces. one of these pieces is 8 inches shorter than the other. how long are the pieces?

asked by yo dawga on October 16, 2010
57. ## math

A deck is being built around a rectangular swimming pool. The swimming pool is 20 ft × 12 ft and the deck has a uniform width of 6 ft. What is the area of the deck only?

asked by Poppd on September 13, 2012
58. ## Calculus

An object is dropped from the observation deck of the Skylon Tower in Niagara Falls, Ontario. The distance, in metres, from the deck at t seconds is given by d(t)=4.9t^2 a) the height of the observation deck is 146.9 m. How fast is the object moving when

asked by Melinda on March 14, 2012
59. ## Math

John is designing a redwood deck. each board is 5 1/2 inches wide, and each will be placed parallel to one another. Should he use 3/16 inch, 1/4 inch, or 3/8 inch spacing between boards if he wants the deck to be as close as possible to, but not greater

asked by John on February 25, 2014
60. ## math

Billy has a bag of candy that contains 13 red pieces, 9 green pieces, 3 yellow pieces, and 7 orange pieces. If Billy reaches into the bag without looking, what color is he least likely to get?

asked by Bruce on January 9, 2011
61. ## Algebra help

You are building a concrete deck around a rectangular swimming pool. The pool is three times as long as it is wide. The deck will have a constant width of four feet. In order to have enough concrete, you have calculated the area of the deck to be 832

asked by Josd324life on June 5, 2015
62. ## math

Mother cut a cake in 20 pieces.l ate 3/5 of the pieces. How many pieces did l eat?

asked by lbrahim on May 18, 2014
63. ## Math

OK I need help please I think it's 7 but not sure. If a circle is cut into 2 pieces. A triangle in 4 pieces ,a square into 5 pieces, what is next shape and how many pieces will be cut?

asked by Jessica on April 28, 2017
64. ## MATH PLZ HELP

7. Which of the following is an example of independent events? A rolling two number cubes B selecting marbles from a bag without replacement after each draw C choosing and eating a piece of candy from a dish and then choosing another piece of candy*** D

asked by MS.SUE,DAMON,REED ANYONE on May 19, 2016
65. ## statistics

Lucca keeps picking playing cards out of a standard deck of 52 cards, hoping he will draw an ace. There are four aces in the deck. After looking at each card, he places it back in the deck. What is the probability that Lucca will draw an ace in the first

asked by maczindahouse on February 20, 2019

I need step-by-step help. I don't understand this at all. My homework problem is: Two friends cut a large candy bar into equal pieces. Harriet ate 1/4 of the pieces. Nisha ate 1/2 of the remaining pieces. Six pieces were left over. How many pieces was the

asked by Harriet on February 2, 2017
67. ## Math

A circular pool 10m wide in diameter has a deck 2m wid around it. What is the area of the deck?

asked by Jo on November 2, 2015
68. ## math

A 20-ft by 40-ft swimming pool is surrounded by a deck d feet wide. What is the area of the deck?

asked by tishondra on January 16, 2013
69. ## calculus

i understand optimization but im stuck on this problem.. mrs.day is building a new deck. she has 580 square feet to enclose. if one side is bounded by a wall, find the minimum cost to build the deck if one pair of opposite sides cost \$12 per foot and

asked by tiana on January 2, 2011
70. ## math

A round, 6-ft wide hot tube is being built into a 12-ft by 30-ft rectangular deck. How much decking is needed for the surface of the deck?

asked by Michael on November 8, 2014
71. ## Engineering maths

A rectengular swimming pool 30m long and 22m wide is made.And a deck of the uniform width is made around the pool,and only 480m^2 deck is made,HOW WIDE SHOULD THE DECK BE?

asked by Makeki on August 17, 2014
72. ## Math

Tom has three pieces of rope with lengths of 140 cm, 168 cm and 210 cm. He wishes to cut the three pieces of rope into smaller pieces of equal length with no remainders. a) what is the greatest possible length of each of the smaller pieces of rope? b) how

asked by Dara on September 9, 2016
73. ## Math

I can't to get this problem. Perform the indicated operation 11 -6/7 -7 Can someone help me??? It's easier to perform the 11-7 first. 11-7 is 4. Now, take 4 of something. Cut one of them up into 7 pieces and take away 6 of the 7 pieces. What are you left

asked by Norma on May 12, 2007
74. ## English

I urgently need to find a site where I can get a video lesson with transcript of the Holocaust. By the way, could you check these sentences I'm not sure of? 1)Robinson’s ship was stuck (wrecked) in the sand and the waves were dashing over it. There was

asked by Henry1 on May 25, 2011
75. ## maths

Christopher has cut three pieces of string to three kites.two pieces are equal length. rhw third pieces is one half of the lenght of each of the others. he cut out the three pieces from a roll of string 70 meters long without any String left over.Find the

asked by tanya on February 5, 2012
76. ## Algebra

A teacher wants to give each sudent in his class some candy. He wants everyone to get an equal number of pieces. The teacher has fewer than 85 pieces of candy. If he arranges the pieces in froups of 2, 3 or 4 for each student, he wil have 1 piece left

asked by Hailea on April 22, 2008
77. ## Math

**The topic is exponents** A candy maker is making taffy. He starts with one long piece of taffy and cuts it into 3 pieces. He then takes each resulting piece and cuts it into three pieces. He then takes each of these resulting pieces and cuts it into

asked by Nikko on February 21, 2018
78. ## math

using a deck of cards,what is the probability that you would pull a red kind and a black queen in two pulls without replacing the first card back into the deck?

asked by kezia on May 10, 2010
79. ## math

using a deck of cards,what is the probability that you would pull a red kind and a black queen in two pulls without replacing the first card back into the deck?

asked by kezia on May 10, 2010
80. ## Math

Look for the probability for an experiment of which requires you to select one card from a standard deck of 52 playing cards. Write your final answer as a fraction in the simplest form of a/b. 1.) P(the card is not a face) 2.) P(the card is a king) 3.)

asked by Gina on April 27, 2015
81. ## math

1. A card is drawn from an ordinary deck of 52 playing cards. What are the odds in favor of drawing an ace? 2. The letters of the word mathematics are written on separate pieces of paper and put in a hat. What is the probability of drawing a vowel from the

asked by bria on July 4, 2012
82. ## Math

A state lottery requires you to choose 4 cards from an ordinary deck: I heart, 1 club, 1 diamond, and 1 spade in that order from the 13 cards in each suit. If all four choices are selected by the lottery, yo win \$5,000. It costs \$1 to play. Find the

asked by Devin on April 2, 2013
83. ## statistics

From a single deck of cards, you select a card, look at it, put it back in the deck and shuffle. If you do this 10 times, what is the probability of drawing exactly... a) 1 Ace b) 2 Aces

asked by Charles on January 26, 2010
84. ## drawing

what is the probability of drawing a diamond face card on the fifth draw from a standard deck of 52 cards, knowing that the first four draws removed four kings from the deck

asked by Anonymous on October 23, 2010
85. ## Math

A certain deck of cards consists of only 10's, Jacks, Queens, and Kings, and is divided up evenly in a 52 card deck. what is the probablity of NOT drawing a jack? HELP ASAP!!!!!!!

asked by May on July 26, 2017
86. ## Statistics

From a single deck of cards, you select a card, look at it, put it back in the deck and shuffle. If you do this 10 times, what is the probability of drawing exactly... a) 1 Ace b) 2 Aces

asked by Charles on January 26, 2010
87. ## statistics

From a single deck of cards, you select a card, look at it, put it back in the deck and shuffle. If you do this 10 times, what is the probability of drawing exactly... a) 1 Ace b) 2 Aces

asked by Charles on January 26, 2010
88. ## math

you are building a deck. you make a scale drawing with a scale of 2 feet=1/2 inch. the actual deck is 18 feet long and 12 feet wide. Determine the length and width of the deck in the scale drawing.

asked by Anonymous on January 8, 2013
89. ## Math

The model builder has 4 pieces of balsa wood that are 4 cm,5 cm, 6 cm, and 7 cm in length. How many different combinations of 3 pieces can be used to make triangles without breaking or cutting the pieces? List the combinations as inequalities.

asked by Lucy on February 15, 2018
90. ## math

An art collector buys 6 pieces a year for y years before donating 27 pieces to a museum. Which algebraic expression represents the number of pieces the collector still has in her possession? would the answer be 6y - 27?

asked by ash on October 2, 2012

suppose she cut the cake into 8 equal size pieces and 6 people at all the pieces. Explain how they could have divided the pieces so that everyone ate the same amount of cake. You can show your work in a drawing.

asked by mandie on March 27, 2014
92. ## college pre calculus

A kite frame is to be made from 6 pieces of wood. The four border pieces have been cut 5 and 12. The long center piece is 13. what should the length of the cross pieces be in order to maximize the area of the kite.

asked by Jenna on February 23, 2016
93. ## math

Yoshi has a rope 30 feet long. He must cut it into pieces that are 1/4 long. Will he get more or fewer than 30 pieces? I think more because he will divide it. So I think he will get 120 pieces. Is this correct?

asked by Anonymous on February 26, 2015
94. ## Math

This year my teacher read us the book The Phantom Tollbooth, and since then I've been having strange dreams about drving in usuaual places and paying tolls unusual characters.Last night I dreamed about highway in the clouds near the mythical Mt. Olympus.

asked by Kelvin on December 13, 2009
95. ## Math

A 10m by 20m pool is to be surrounded by a deck of uniform width. The area of the deck is twice the area of the pool, what is the width of the deck?

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

Mrs. Jones is building a deck behind her house. Top 28 ft; Right 25 ft; Bottom 4 ft. What is the length of the unlabeled Left side of this deck? Ans. 7 ft. Book's explanation: 〖25〗^2-〖24〗^2=625-576=49=7 Where did they get 24 from? Thank you for

asked by Edna on November 30, 2012
97. ## arithmetic

If I cut a cake in 20 pieces & I ate 3/5 of the pieces , how many pieces did I et

asked by Anonymous on March 13, 2013
98. ## math

A length of string that is 22 feet long is being cut into pieces that are 1/3 foot long. How many pieces will there be? 22x3=66 pieces

asked by Peggy on December 17, 2014
99. ## Math (Asap)

You are building a concrete deck around a rectangular swimming pool. The pool is three times as long as it is wide. The deck will have a constant width of four feet. In order to have enough concrete, you have calculated the area of the deck to be 832

asked by Tia on March 5, 2015
100. ## Statics

An ace,king,Jack of Clubs or Queen of Diomonds Occure While Drawing aCard frrom a Deck of Well-Shuffeled ordinary Deck of Playing cards Find the Probability?

asked by Hafiz on December 31, 2009