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 Question 56022: How can i find the distance between (-3, -2) and (1,4)? Click here to see answer by Lacey020991(49)

 Question 56028: I just got an answer to my problem, but I don't belive it is right. I am trying to find the distance of (-3,0) and (4,0). I come out with 10. Please help me to determine if this is correct. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57982)

 Question 56030: Sorry, asked the wrong distance question before. I am trying to find distance for (-3, -2)and (1,4). I get 10. Thanks for the help. Click here to see answer by tutorcecilia(2152)
 Question 56030: Sorry, asked the wrong distance question before. I am trying to find distance for (-3, -2)and (1,4). I get 10. Thanks for the help. Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 58824: A GARDENER MARKS OUT A NEW SECTION OF LAWN THAT IS SUPPOSED TO BE A RECTANGLE WITH SIDES OF LENGTH 15M AND 10M RESPECTIVELY. TO CHECK HE HAS MARKED OUT A RECTANGLE HE MEASURES THE LENGTH OF THE DIAGONAL. HOW LONG SHOULD THIS BE? Click here to see answer by rcmcc(152)
 Question 58824: A GARDENER MARKS OUT A NEW SECTION OF LAWN THAT IS SUPPOSED TO BE A RECTANGLE WITH SIDES OF LENGTH 15M AND 10M RESPECTIVELY. TO CHECK HE HAS MARKED OUT A RECTANGLE HE MEASURES THE LENGTH OF THE DIAGONAL. HOW LONG SHOULD THIS BE? Click here to see answer by terbear1963(43)

 Question 58823: A GARDENER MARKS OUT A NEW SECTION OF LAWN THAT IS SUPPOSED TO BE A RECTANGLE WITH SIDES OF LENGTH 15M AND 10M RESPECTIVELY. TO CHECK HE HAS MARKED OUT A RECTANGLE HE MEASURES THE LENGTH OF THE DIAGONAL. HOW LONG SHOULD THIS BE? Click here to see answer by rcmcc(152)

 Question 58827: A GARDENER MARKS OUT A NEW SECTION OF LAWN THAT IS SUPPOSED TO BE A RECTANGLE WITH SIDES OF LENGTH 15M AND 10M RESPECTIVELY. TO CHECK HE HAS MARKED OUT A RECTANGLE HE MEASURES THE LENGTH OF THE DIAGONAL. HOW LONG SHOULD THIS BE? Click here to see answer by rcmcc(152)

 Question 58834: THANKYOU FOR YOUR ANSWERS BUT I HAVE ANOTHER TWO. 1.13x 10^1 + 9.1 x 10^-1= 3/4 - 2/9 = Click here to see answer by rcmcc(152)

 Question 58829: THANKYOU FOR THE ANSWERS BUT HERE IS ANOTHER TWO. 1.13X10^1+9.1X10^-1=11.3 +9.1/10= 11.3+0.91= 12.21 3/4 - 2/9=27-8/36=19/36 Click here to see answer by jaya_rohith1@yahoo.com(33)

 Question 58912: how can i find y Find the distance between (–4, 0) and (–5, –3) ? Click here to see answer by uma(370)

 Question 59375: Find the distance between each pair of points (-3, 0) (4, 0) Click here to see answer by funmath(2925)

 Question 59731: find the slope of the line that passes through (5,2)and (8.,-1) Click here to see answer by stanbon(57982)

 Question 59740: which equation of the line passes through (3,-2) and is parallel to y=2/3x? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57982)

 Question 59742: which of the following is an eqution of a line parallel to 4y-8=3x? A.y=-3/4x+6 B.y=4/3x+2 C.y=-4/3x-1 D.y=3/4x Click here to see answer by eastongrl13(1)

 Question 59737: which equation of the line has a y-intercept of 6 and is a parallel to y=-1/2+2? Click here to see answer by uma(370)

 Question 59733: which equation of the line has a slope of 5 and passes through point (2,1)? Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 59804: which equation of the slopes of two nonvertical perpendicular lines is A.y=-2/5x+3 B.y=-5/2x+2 C.y=-5/2x+3 D.y=3x+3 E.y=5/2x+6 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57982)

 Question 59802: determine whether the graphs of the equations are parallel, perpendicular, or neither. 12.3y+2x=6 y=7-3x 13.2x-4y=3 3x-6y=8 14.y+x=5 x-y=-4 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57982)

 Question 59806: which is the slope of a line perpendicular to the y=-2x+6? A.2 B.1/2 C.-1/2 D.-6 E.-1/6 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57982)

 Question 59805: the product of the slopes of two of the slopes of nonvertical perpendicular lines is A.0 B.1 C.-1 D.2 E.not enough info Click here to see answer by stanbon(57982)

 Question 59831: how do u graph y=x/4+1 x=2 y=-7/2 what coordinates do u use 2 gragh it Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 59927: Solve for x in the equation x + 1 = the square root of (the total of) x + 3. Thank you very much. Sabin Click here to see answer by funmath(2925)
 Question 59927: Solve for x in the equation x + 1 = the square root of (the total of) x + 3. Thank you very much. Sabin Click here to see answer by praseena(37)

 Question 62108: Hi, I'm currently doing very poorly in Geometry, but my teacher gave us this problem for extra credit. It's due tomorrow (11/20/06) so if you could get back to me as soon as you can, that'd be fantastic. Find the shortest distance from the point (4,0) to the line -2x + 5y = 15. Thank you so much!! Click here to see answer by rchill(405)

 Question 62568: Find the midpoint of the line segment PQ for P(4, -3), Q(2, 7) If M (5, 2) is the midpoint of segment PQ and the coordinates of Q are (3,-3) , find the coordinates of P. Complete the ordered pairs so that each is a solution to the given linear equation. Present your answer as an ordered pair. 3x - 2y = 12 (a) (-4, ?) (b) (?, -3) Click here to see answer by funmath(2925)

 Question 62753: Hi, I've tried this problem over and over, and I can't seem to get an answer. I'd really appreciate it if someone could help. Find the Distance from (10,7) to 3x + 2y = 18. Your answer should be an actual number distance, not a line. Thanks for your help!! Click here to see answer by jai_kos(139)
 Question 62753: Hi, I've tried this problem over and over, and I can't seem to get an answer. I'd really appreciate it if someone could help. Find the Distance from (10,7) to 3x + 2y = 18. Your answer should be an actual number distance, not a line. Thanks for your help!! Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15746)

 Question 62752: Hi, this geometry problem was given to me as a homework assignment and I'm really having a difficult time figuring it out. I'm not doing so well in Geometry right now, and I could really use the extra help. Find the distance from (7,4) to y = -x + 5. Your answer should be an actual number, not a line. Thank you so much! Click here to see answer by uma(370)

 Question 63133: In 1998 a 2505 gallon ice cream float was made in Atlanta, Georgia. How many 1 pint servings did the float contain? Click here to see answer by joyofmath(189)

 Question 63321: can you pleaseeeee help me.. My problem says to state the domain for the function f (x)= x-2 divided by x+2 i dont understand how to do this at all.. if you could help i would greatly appreciate it Click here to see answer by stanbon(57982)

 Question 63688: Please help. A backyard has dimentions 5 1/4 yards by 4 2/3 yards. What is the area of the backyard in square yards? I am having trouble finding the answer. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 64799: please find the distance between (-2,3,1) and (4,5,-1) and the midpoint of the points (-2,3,1) and (4,5,-1) Thanks! Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 65627: Geometry. For the floor plans given in exercise 27, determine whether the side through the points (2,3) and (11,6) is perpendicular to the side through the points (2,3) and (-3,18). # 27 states the following: Geometry. Floor plans for a building have the four corners of a room located at the points (2,3), (11,6), (-3,18), and (8,21). Determine whether the side through the points (2,3) and (11,6) is parallel to the side through the points (-3,18) and (8,21). Click here to see answer by Nate(3500)

 Question 65592: Use unit multipliers to convert 7 cubic yards per second to cubic feet per minute. Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 65699: Find the distance between each pair of points: (-3,0) and (4,0) How does this process work? Click here to see answer by funmath(2925)

 Question 65813: If a roof is 7m from peak to eave and the attic space is 3m high at the peak, how long does each of the pieces of insulation need to be? ROund to the nearest tenth. (Sorry I posted this question wrong earlier, I am still lost on it). Thank you Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 65860: ``` Hi, I'm having a difficult time figuring this problem out. THANKS FOR HELPING!!``` Find the longest and shortest line segment drawn in the following diagram. Click here to see answer by ptaylor(2052)
 Question 65860: ``` Hi, I'm having a difficult time figuring this problem out. THANKS FOR HELPING!!``` Find the longest and shortest line segment drawn in the following diagram. Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8999)

 Question 65833: Hi, I've been having trouble with this problem. My friend told me you guys were good, so I figured I'd give you a try. THANKS!! Find the longest and shortest side of the following diagram. Click here to see answer by ptaylor(2052)

 Question 66092: A square picture has a 1-centimeter border around it. Half of the total area of the picture and the border is made up by the border. Use a graph to determine the dimensions of the picture to the nearest tenth centimeter. Choices: A) 2.4cm by 2.4cm B) 4.8cm by 4.8cm C) 2cm by 2cm D) 4.1 cm by 4.1cm Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9817)
 Question 66092: A square picture has a 1-centimeter border around it. Half of the total area of the picture and the border is made up by the border. Use a graph to determine the dimensions of the picture to the nearest tenth centimeter. Choices: A) 2.4cm by 2.4cm B) 4.8cm by 4.8cm C) 2cm by 2cm D) 4.1 cm by 4.1cm Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 66244: if you were to show work 4 this problem how would it br shown becuase im kinda bad at multiplcation if the volume of the retanglular prism is lxwxh then what is the volume of a prism that has a lenght of 0.5m a width of 0.25m and a hieght of 1.0m??? i would like it if you couyld get back to mew as soon as posible!!!!!!!! Click here to see answer by funmath(2925)

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