# Samay

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1. ## Math

Farmer Brown is making a garden 14.5 feet long and 8.75 feet wide. He puts up a fence 23.5 feet long and 17.75 feet wide. What is the distance from the fence to the edge of the garden? (The fence is the same distance from all sides of the garden)

2. ## algebra

A bouncy ball bounces 16 feet high on its first bounce and exactly half as high on the next bounce. For each later bounce, the ball bounces half as high as on the previous bounce. How many inches high does the ball bounce on its seventh bounce?

3. ## Math

The new container of Mootastic ice cream was reduced by 8% so that the new calories count is 410. How many calories were in the old container?

4. ## Math

You own 5% of Corporation A. Corporation A owns 30% of Corporation B. What percentage of Corporation B do you own through your ownership in Corporation A?

5. ## Algebra

Currently, one-fourth of the members of a local club are boys, and there are 80 members. If no one withdraws from the club, what is the minimum number of boys that would need to join to make the club one-third boys?

6. ## Algebra

Rose was buying fruit at the local market to make a fruit cake for Christmas. The recipe calls for plums, apples, and oranges. She needed 3 more oranges than plums and three times as many apples than plums. If she bought 28 pieces of fruit, how many

7. ## Algerbra

The athletic department just received a shipment of footballs and basketballs. You don’t know how many there are, and don’t feel like counting. Here’s what you do know: each football costs 12 dollars, each basketball costs 15 dollars, and the credit

8. ## Algebra

In the old days there were elevator operators to transport passengers. Don Downs always started his day in the basement. He went up 20 floors to take his boss some coffee. Then he went down 8 floors to take a donut to his friend. He went up 7 floors to

9. ## chemistry

A gas 'x' is collected over water at 17 degree celcius and 750 mm pressure.If the volume of the gas collected is 50 cc then calculate the volume of the dry gas at standard temperature pressure and at 17 degree celcius the vapour of pressure is 14 mm

10. ## Math

Only seventh grade and eighth grade girls can play on the Milton Bradley Middle School volleyball team. The ratio of seventh grade girls to eighth grade girls on the team is ¾. There are 6 seventh grader girls on the team. What is the total number of

11. ## Algebra

Tingles wants to sell potato chips in cylindrical containers. So the chips do not fall out the containers will have ends. To be environmentally conscious, the company president wants to make the container entirely out of cardboard. Furthermore, they will

12. ## Algebra

A heart pumps about 5 quarts of blood through its chambers every 60 seconds. A swimming pool (20 ft. by 60 ft.) will hold about 65,000 gallons of water. This represents the amount of blood pumped by your heart in approximately how many weeks? (Remember you

13. ## Algebra

Zemo, Orb, Yuko, and Sam are friends who live on neighboring space stations of the planet Krayon. They commute to school every day by space shuttle. Orb's space station is one half as far from Krayon as Zemo's space station. Yuko travels as far as the

14. ## algebra

Solve the following system of equations. You will type your x value in the first part and the y value in the second part of the question. If the answer if no solution then type NS in both parts and if the the answer is infinite solutions then type I in

15. ## Algebra

The discount rate on a jacket at West Mug Clothing is 30% off the original price. The sale price is \$50.40. What was the original price?

16. ## math

Tamika’s dad bought a Mustang convertible for 12,000 dollars to celebrate his first job in 1978, which paid him 15,000 dollars a year. If Tamika is to use the same fraction of her salary as her dad to buy a Mustang convertible, which now sells for 32,000

17. ## Algebra

You are pulling a raft up a river. You can make 15 miles each day. Each night, while you are asleep, however, the current pushes the raft 3 miles back downstream. If you set out on Tuesday to get to a town 85 miles upstream, on which day will you arrive?

18. ## Math

Emily purchased 3 trays of strawberry plants for a total 16.47 dollars. She also purchased 10 trays of ivy plants. If the ratio of the price per tray of strawberry plants to the price per tray of ivy plants is 3 to 2, what is the total cost of all of the

19. ## Algebra

Billy was playing a trivia game. According to the rules, Billy would receive 25 points for each question he answered correctly but would lose 50 points for each question he answered incorrectly. At the end of the game, Billy had a total of 450 points. He

20. ## Algebra I

Pedro earns 7.50 dollars an hour at his job at Matrix Cinemas. If he works 20 hours this week and his employer withholds a total of 22 percent of his weekly pay for taxes and Social Security, what is his take-home pay for the week?

21. ## Algebra I

What is the 2011th term of the arithmetic sequence −4, −1, 2, 5, . . . , where each term after the first is 3 more than the preceding term?( remember -4 is the first term of the sequence.) (I posted this before but it was the wrong answer)

22. ## Math

Old Macdonald planted 60 acres of corn worth \$11,700. If each acre yields 65 bushels of corn, what is the value of one bushel?

23. ## Math

The population of Circletown has been growing at an annual rate of 5% for the last 5 years. The population is now 3104 people. What was the population of Circletown 5 years ago?

24. ## Algebra

Contributions to the annual Grayson School fund raising campaign were 10% greater in 2004 that they were in 2003. In 2003, contributions were 15% greater than they were in 2002. If contributions for 2004 total \$8855, what was the total in 2002? (remember

25. ## Algebra

A total of 23,456.78 dollars was invested in two funds paying 2½ percent and 1¾ annual interest. The combined interest for the year percent is 368 dollars and 50 cents. Part A: How much of the 23,456.78 dollars is invested in 2½ percent fund? Part B:

26. ## Algebra

Mr. Cal Q. Later has a bag of jellybeans. As he walks around the room, he places a few jellybeans on everyone's desk—everyone's, that is, except Leo. On Leo's desk he places the bag with the remaining jellybeans. Here are the numbers: 17: Harumi 14:

27. ## Algebra

A pair of slacks that sold for \$17.75 is on sale for \$14.91. What is the discount rate?

28. ## Algebra

While going for my daily run, I passed a squirrel carrying a nut in her mouth. When she saw me, she ran towards a safe place and, coming to a stone wall, easily jumped up on it and disappeared. I began to wonder how high I could jump if I were a squirrel.

29. ## Algebra

The heights of four of the starting players on the basketball team are 183 cm, 178 cm, 174 cm, and 185 cm. If the mean height of all five starting player is 182 cm, what is the height of the fifth starting player?

30. ## Math

The heights of four of the starting players on the basketball team are 183 cm, 178 cm, 174 cm, and 185 cm. If the mean height of all five starting player is 182 cm, what is the height of the fifth starting player? Show your work

31. ## Algerbra

One supplementary angle is 5 times greater than the other. What is the measure of the larger angle?

32. ## Algebra I

What is the 2011th term of the arithmetic sequence −4, −1, 2, 5, . . . , where each term after the first is 3 more than the preceding term?( remember -4 is the first term of the sequence.)

33. ## Math

Graph the equations below accurately. Find the point of intersection of the two lines. You will type your x value in the first part and the y value in the second part of the question. If the answer if no solution then type NS in both parts and if the the

34. ## Algebra

I have a set of complementary angles, the measure of one angle is 8 degrees less than the measure of the other. What is the measure of the larger angle? What is the measure of the smaller angle?

35. ## Math

This is a two part question, make sure you answer both parts: 11, 14, 16 and 19 Find the mean. Find the median

36. ## math

A bottle of Harvest Time Apple Juice contains 64 oz. and costs 2 bottles for \$1.98. Farm Fresh Apple Juice is available in bottles that contain 1 gallon and sells for \$1.88 per bottle. Which is the better buy?

37. ## Algebra

I have supplementary angles where the measure of one angle is ¼ the measure of the other. What is the measure of the larger angle? What is the measure of the smaller angle?

38. ## Maths

A car is traveling at a constant speed of 30 miles per hour. How fast is the car traveling in feet per minute?

39. ## Math

Suppose that each number in a data set is decreased by 5. How is the median affected? 1. It is unchanged. 2. It is decreased by 5. 3. You can't tell because it depends on the values in the original data.

40. ## rMath

This is a two part question, make sure you answer both parts: Flo Tilla is pedal boating on Lake Azui. She starts back toward the dock, which is 1000 yards away. She goes at a rate of 25 yards a minute toward the dock. How far is Flo from the dock after 5

41. ## Algebra

I have a pair of supplementary angles, the measure of one angle is 8 times the measure of the other. What is the measure of the larger angle?

42. ## Math

How do you find the x intercept in y=mx+b equation

43. ## Algebra I

A Bus with 55 seats left at a park/ride area on highway 34 with 5 empty seats what percent (estimate) of the seats have passengers in them ?

44. ## math

Rachelle and Kayla want to rent a boat while they are at Lake Azul. Floatmore Boats charges \$5.00 for insurance and \$5.25 an hour. Neversink charges \$6.75 an hour. You have to pay the insurance fee to rent at Floatmore and a rental for any part of the hour

45. ## Algebra

Is the product of an odd and an even numbers odd or even?

46. ## Math

60 is 15% of what number

1. ## Algebra

I got a NS. What is the correct answer

posted on February 14, 2018
2. ## Alegbra 1

how can you find y. I keep getting a decimal.

posted on January 26, 2018
3. ## Algebra

How far away can location X be if we want the UAV to arrive back home with a fuel reserve of 0.5 hour? whats the second part

posted on December 13, 2017
4. ## Maths

8.68 is the answer ur welcome

posted on December 13, 2017
5. ## Algebra

52 inches is what percent of 20 feet?

posted on December 13, 2017
6. ## Math mrs sue

3.50 is 2% of what number?

posted on December 13, 2017
7. ## Math mrs sue

3.50 is 2% of what number?

posted on December 13, 2017
8. ## Math

what is the answer? And no I do not have a calculator so just tell me the answer

posted on December 13, 2017
9. ## Math

So what would be the answer?

posted on December 4, 2017
10. ## Algebra

Yep thx

posted on November 29, 2017
11. ## Math

Thx

posted on November 27, 2017
12. ## Maths

its wrong

posted on November 8, 2017
13. ## algebra

that wasnt me

posted on November 8, 2017
14. ## Math

is the answer 2(it decreased by 5)

posted on November 4, 2017
15. ## Math

Thanks

posted on November 4, 2017
16. ## Math

ok thanks i get it

posted on October 30, 2017
17. ## Math

I dont get it How did you find this out

posted on October 30, 2017
18. ## Algebra I

89.99%

posted on October 23, 2017
19. ## Maths

x=12 ?

posted on October 22, 2017
20. ## Algebra

x=12 ?

posted on October 22, 2017
21. ## rMath

35 ?

posted on October 22, 2017
22. ## Math

I entered it in the text box and i got a popup saying it was wrong

posted on October 22, 2017
23. ## Algebra

Thanks

posted on October 22, 2017
24. ## Math

I don't know, I think i need help

posted on October 22, 2017
25. ## Math

posted on October 22, 2017
26. ## Math

thx

posted on October 22, 2017
27. ## math

thx

posted on October 21, 2017
28. ## Math

thx

posted on October 21, 2017