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 Question 214090: the prod. of 2 consec. pos. intergers is 29 more than the sum. find the intergers. i havbe 5,6 is this right? Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 214110: In Japan, to get on a train you are not allowed to have an object over the length of 36 inches. How did a man get on a train with a ceremonial sword of 42 inches long? Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6290)

 Question 214130: all the walls in your house are rectangular and 8 feet high. length is 24 width is 15 what is the wall area Click here to see answer by thinkingeye(11)

 Question 214254: M is the midpoint of QR. Q has coordinates (-3,5), and M has coordinates (7,-9). Find the coordinates of R. Click here to see answer by drj(1380)

 Question 214464: chapter 2 section 2 "definitions and biconditional statements" question... give a counterexample that demonstrates that the converse of the statement is false. problume... if an angle measures 94*, then it is obtuse. my actaully quetion... i cant figure out how to make this false. Click here to see answer by solver91311(16897)

 Question 214514: Consumer Application: Televisions and computer screens are usually advertised based on the length of their diagonals. If the height of a computer screen is 11in. and the width is 14in., What is the length of the diagonal? Round to the nearest inch. Click here to see answer by rfer(12678)
 Question 214514: Consumer Application: Televisions and computer screens are usually advertised based on the length of their diagonals. If the height of a computer screen is 11in. and the width is 14in., What is the length of the diagonal? Round to the nearest inch. Click here to see answer by solver91311(16897)

 Question 214194: Q.1: Find the lenghts of the sides of the triangle with vertices A(-4,0), B(3,4) and C(4,1).show that the triangle ABC is isosceles? Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8921)

 Question 214703: 3. An airplane flies from Stanton to Mercury in a straight flight path. Mercury is 300 miles east and 400 miles south of Stanton. How many miles is the flight Click here to see answer by stanbon(57422)

 Question 214701: what is the lenght of the major axis of the ellipse 3x(2power)+4y(2power)=12? Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6290)

 Question 214132: all the walls in your house are rectangular and 8 feet high. length is 24 width is 15 what is the wall area Click here to see answer by elima4(15)

 Question 215138: A 90 foot rope is cut into two pieces so that the longer piece is 5 feet more than three times the shorter piece. Find the length of both pieces. Click here to see answer by drj(1380)

 Question 215506: The golden ratio. The ancient Greeks thought that the most pleasing shape for a rectangle was one for which the ratio of the length to the width was approximately 8 to 5, the golden ratio. If the length of a rectangular painting is 2 ft longer than its width, then for what dimensions would the length and width have the golden ratio? Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15667)

 Question 215726: okay well here is my problem i need help on these question and how to do them, these are the direction; given the coordinate of one endpoint of AB [straight line on top of the AB] and its midpoint M, find the coordinate of the other endpoints #1 A(0,9) M(2,5) #2 B(-5,1) M (1,-1) #3 A(-2,3) M(0.5,0.5) #4 A (4,2) M (-2,10) thanks so muchh PS first time using it lol Click here to see answer by stanbon(57422)

 Question 215946: if ab=16 and ac=21 find the lenght of bc how do i find this answer out can you show me step by step Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 204508: A body diagonal of a cube is a line through the centre joining opposite verticies. Find the angles between the body diagonals of a cube. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 216534: What would be the definition of length in Geometry, and how would it be exhibited in an example? Thanks. Click here to see answer by Theo(3472)

 Question 217233: The perimeter of a rectangular backyard is 6x+6yds. If the width is x yds., find a binominal that represents the length. Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 217512: find PQ to the nearest tenth and the coordinates of the midpoint of the midpoint of PQ Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 217827: on a number line,the coordinate of A is -4.Find the coordinate of T if T is 12 units from A. Click here to see answer by rfer(12678)

 Question 218351: The endpoints of segment LF are L(-2,2) and F(3,1). The endpoints of segment JR are J(1,-1) and R(2,-3). What is the approximate difference in the lengths of the two segments? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 218458: If one endpoint of a segment is (3,1) and the midpoint is (5,4) then find the other endpoint. I need help with this question. This is the only question I didn't answer on my worksheet. Click here to see answer by rfer(12678)

 Question 218888: the distance between santa fe and roswell is 185 miles. If the two cities are 4 5/8 inches apart on a mpa how many inches woud represent 30 miles on the same map Click here to see answer by RAY100(1637)

 Question 219029: A 12 foot ladder is three and a half feet from a wall. How high on the wall does the ladder touch? Click here to see answer by rfer(12678)

 Question 219404: find the coordinates of the vertices of a triangle whose sides lie on the following three lines 2x+5y-16=0, 4x-3y-6=0, 3x+y+2=0 Click here to see answer by susanaramya(12)

 Question 219671: When finding the coordinates for a problem that requires the formula (x,y) -> (x+a, y+b) What does a and b stand for and How do you find it? Thank you for your help! :) Click here to see answer by solver91311(16897)

 Question 221486: a(k,3) and b(1,5) are two points. If /ab/= 4.472, find two values for k. Click here to see answer by RAY100(1637)

 Question 222064: please help me find this answer. A is the midpoint of segment DE, and DA=12. I and N are trisection points of segment DE. Find segment AN. There is also a diagram that shows a line and points which are in this order: D, I, A, N, E. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15667)

 Question 222708: Write an equation of the line that passes through the point (1,-6) with slope -4 Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 224053: What is the distance between the two points: ((( A 0,-6 B 14,0 ))). Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28598)

 Question 224014: please help me with this problem: from point a to b is 5 meter, point a to c is 7 meter, what is the distance from point b to point c. Thank you Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 223706: Find the greatest possible error for each measurement. 14 ft. ? 56.38 g. ? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 224665: find the value of k so that the given points are 1.414 units apart. (k, -8) (-2, -7) Click here to see answer by chibisan(131)

 Question 224992: The length of a rectangle is 6 yards longer than triple the width. I f the perimeter of the rectangle is 340 yards, what are its dimensions Click here to see answer by LtAurora(115)

 Question 225657: The distance between two points is 5 units. One of the points is (3, 2). The other point has coordinates (x, -1). Use the distance formula to find all possible values of x. Show your work. Please help! Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 225672: a. Make a conjecture about the formula for midpoint in three dimensions. Hint: 3D coordinates are given as (x, y, z). b. Use the formula from the previous step to find the midpoint of (3, 1, 0) and (11, -8, 15). HELP! Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 225755: How do i find the distance between these two pair of parallel of lines using only this: y = 2x + 2 y = 2x - 3 Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 226284: I don't get how to convert units o lengh. For example 4ft 6in = _________ ft. Sarah Click here to see answer by drj(1380)

 Question 226803: FIND THE EQUATION OF THE LINE CONTAINING THE GIVEN PAIR OF POINTS (2,1) AND (6,4) WHAT IS THE EQUATION OF THE LINE? Y= SIMPLIFY YOUR ANSWER USING INTEGERS OR FRACTIONS FOR ANY # IN THE EXPRESSION Click here to see answer by rfer(12678)

 Question 226833: what are two fractions whose numerators and demoninators are switched and who signs are opposite? Click here to see answer by rfer(12678)

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