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 Question 596076: A farmer wants to fence in a rectangular pasture that is 400 yards by 224 yards. the cost of fencing is \$15.75 per 8 ft. What is the total cost of the fencing? (HINT: 3 feet = 1 yard) Click here to see answer by math-vortex(472)

 Question 596207: To jog 6 miles, how many times must you jog around a city block that is 1/4 mile long by 1/8 mile wide? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 597040: 1. A parallelogram has the vertices (0, 3), (3, 0), (0, -3) and (-3, 0). Determine what type of parallelogram. Find the perimeter and area. Click here to see answer by racoon(5)

 Question 597720: Given A(6, -17), B(-6, 17), C(4, 9), D(-4, 4), the midpoint of which segment is at the origin? Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28598)

 Question 598640: Find the coordinates of the point that lies three fourths of the way from (10, -8) to (6, 0) a) (8, -4) b) (9, -2) c) (7, -2) d) (9, -6) Click here to see answer by stanbon(57395)
 Question 598640: Find the coordinates of the point that lies three fourths of the way from (10, -8) to (6, 0) a) (8, -4) b) (9, -2) c) (7, -2) d) (9, -6) Click here to see answer by math-vortex(472)

 Question 599051: the area of a granite countertop is 12x^2+10x-12. the width of the countertop is 2x+3. whats the lenght of the countertop? Click here to see answer by flame8855(424)

 Question 599855: Question: You would like to buy a wheels for your child's wagon so that the wheels roll 1 meter in a full revolution. What should be the approximate diameter? Give the answer in decimeters rounded to the nearest hundredth. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 600797: a square poster board has a perimeter of 12 centimeters. what is the area of the poster board? Click here to see answer by Rcmathtutor(12)

 Question 601037: the base of a triangle is given by the co-ordinates of the end points (0,0), (0,6). If the slopes of the other two sides are 2 and - 2/3, determine the co-ordinates of the third vertex. Click here to see answer by solver91311(16897)

 Question 601308: if pq and mn are parallel,what is the lenght of mn? Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 601560: A pole that is 3.1m tall casts a shadow that is 1m long. At the same time, a nearby building casts a shadow that is 45.5m long. How tall is the building? Round your answer to the nearest meter. Click here to see answer by Rcmathtutor(12)

 Question 602437: M(-7, 6) is the midpoint of line RS. If S has coordinates (0, 9), find the coordinates of R. Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 602456: Find the distance between each pair of points (-1, 6) and (3, 6) Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28598)

 Question 602459: Find the distance between each pair of points. (3, -2) and (3, 5) Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28598)

 Question 602677: Hi! I can't seem to figure this one out. Use the diagram to find the distance across the suspension bridge. Can someone please help me out?? :) Diagram - http://i41.tinypic.com/5ph6pt.png Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 602932: The distance between points (3,0) and P is five which of the following points could not represent P ? A. (3,-5) B.(-2,0) C.(8,0) D.(3,5) E.none of these Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 602974: The length of a rectangle is 7yards more than twice its width. Find the dimensions of the rectangle if the area of the rectangle is 39 square yards. Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 604143: The Ratio of the side lengths of a triangle is 4:7:9. The perimeter of the triangle is 120 feet. Find the side lengths. Then classify the triangle by its side lengths. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57395)

 Question 604278: if c(-2,4) and d(-6,-1) then what is the length of CD Click here to see answer by flame8855(424)

 Question 605456: If P coordinates are (3,4) and Q (3,3) what is the answer using mid point formula? Click here to see answer by solver91311(16897)

 Question 606650: Find the coordinates of the midpoint of a segment having the given endpoints. Q(-8,7) R(-1,1) Click here to see answer by asuar010(324)

 Question 607410: the length of a recreation room is 2.1 m longer than its width if the permiter of the room is 20.6 m what are the dimensions.thanks you very much Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9697)

 Question 607373: what is the y-coordinate for the point on the curve with x-coordinate 20? Click here to see answer by asuar010(324)

 Question 608534: A spotlight is 5 feet from one wall of a room and 10 feet from the other wall at right angles to it. How many feet is it from the intersection of the two walls? A)15 B)7.07 C)11.18 D)14.14 E)22.36 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57395)

 Question 609145: in rectangle abcd , bc = 6 , ab = 8 and ac = 10 find the missing lengths Click here to see answer by flame8855(424)

 Question 609591: An umbrella 50 inch long can lie on the bottom of a trunk whose length and width are, respectively: A)26, 30 B)39,36 C)31,31 D)40,21 E)40,30 Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)
 Question 609591: An umbrella 50 inch long can lie on the bottom of a trunk whose length and width are, respectively: A)26, 30 B)39,36 C)31,31 D)40,21 E)40,30 Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 610729: The diameter of a circle has end points (1,2) and (3,2). Where is the center of the circle? Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 612379: The perimeter of a parallelogram is 50 ft and its length is 10 ft. The length of the other side is what? Click here to see answer by flame8855(424)

 Question 612594: given A(-2,1)and B(8,5) the end points of the diameter of the circle a) what are the coordinates of the center W of the circle? b) what is the radius of this circle Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 612629: given a random point M(X,Y) OF THE CARTESIAN PLANE SHOW THAT D(O,M) = square root sign x^2+y^2 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57395)

 Question 612627: show rhat the points A(-2,2) B(5,-5) C(4,2) are located on a circle with center w(1,-2) . what is the radius of the circle Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 613281: 3. Find the length of a rectangular prism that has a width of 6 inches, height of 4 inches, and surface area of 108 square inches. Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 613280: 2. Find the height of a rectangular prism that has a length of 15 meters, width of 5 meters, and surface area of 230 square meters. Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 613279: 1. Find the width of a rectangular prism that is 12 inches high, 27 inches long, and has a surface area of 1194 square inches. Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 614467: I need help with this problem even though I am familiar with the equation of a circle. Question: Find all points (x,y) which lie on a circle with center (2,6) and radius of 5 if it's x-coordinate is twice its y coordinate. Only an algebraic solution is accepted. I can plot this with points using the center and radius but I just can't figure it out algebraicly. Thank you Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 615035: Find the distance between the parallel lines corresponding to y=2x+3 and y=2x+7. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 615354: Can someone PLEASE help me solve this? Thank you! Convert these Cartesian coordinate to polar coordinates a) (-5,-2) 0<(theta)<2pi b) (-1,-5) 0<(theta)<2pi, r>0 c) (-6,6) 0<(theta)<2pi, r>0 Click here to see answer by solver91311(16897)