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 Question 2255: Your parents are willing to pay you 2 dollae for each square foot that you help to decorate on a square wall the wall has a side length of 12.8 ft how much willyou be paid if you complete the job Click here to see answer by DeepaEvangeline(15)

 Question 5162: how do you find the surface area and what is the formula for doing that Click here to see answer by CharStar(110)

 Question 6188: Why is it important to find the surface area of a bridge? Click here to see answer by xcentaur(357)

 Question 6748: could you please tell me how to find the surface area of a rrectangular prism? Click here to see answer by bonster(299)

 Question 8350: I dont understand how to solve a problem that states : Find the area of a rectangle with L=2x+3 and W = x-2 Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6294)

 Question 8525: how do you find the circumfrence of a cirlce when it is 24ft in diameter? Click here to see answer by glabow(165)

 Question 8895: I've been asked to explain Leonardo Da Vinci's method of finding the formula for the area of a circle. I've discovered that he claimed that “If you have a wheel whose thickness is half its radius and roll it for one full revolution, the area of the track it leaves is equal to the area of the wheel.” But i just cant seem to get my head around it. Please could you try to explain it to me, maybe with a diagram? Thankyou. Click here to see answer by prince_abubu(198)

 Question 15566: When finding the Surface area of a Right circular cylinder, hiow do I find the Base Area? SA= 2(BA)+ ph Click here to see answer by pwac(253)

 Question 18107: can you please give me a test on surface area and show me how to do it? Click here to see answer by wuwei96815(245)

 Question 18440: how do i find the height of a cylinder with a surface area of 164cm squared, with a radius of 4cm. Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 20554: A rectangular pond is 8 ft longer than its width. A walkway 2 ft wide is around the pond. The area covered by the pond and walkway is 160ft greater than the area covered by the pond. What are the dimensions of the pond. Click here to see answer by Paul(988)

 Question 22567: how would i find the total surface area of a roof, if its roof pitch is 30 degrees and the lengths are 6600mm X 3600mm? Click here to see answer by stanbon(60778)

 Question 22565: how would i find the area of a trapizium? Click here to see answer by stanbon(60778)

 Question 22416: What is the height of a rectangular prism when the dimensions are: -surface area = 438 inches squared -the length of the base = 11 inches -the width of base = 9 inches Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 21806: A square piece of paper is folded in half vertically. If the resulting figure has a perimeter of 12 cm, what was the area of the original square? I got 48 Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4670)

 Question 22153: How do you tell which is the base, which is the height, and which is the permeter on a rectangular prism.... And how do you find the surface area of a rectangular prism? Click here to see answer by stanbon(60778)

 Question 23470: If the surface area of a sphere is 86*pi ft^2, what is its diameter? I get 2*square root of 21.5 ft., but my answer key says the answer is the square root of 86 ft. How did they get that? Thanks. Debby Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6294)

 Question 24029: i have a triangle with the width of 6m height of 4m and 2.5m and a length of 6.5m how do you get the surface area for it. Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4670)

 Question 23958: how do you find the surface area of pyramids? Click here to see answer by yhtong(11)

 Question 24942: If one side is 5ft and the surface area is 125ft(2), what is the angle length? What is the formula for finding this? Click here to see answer by pwac(253)

 Question 14428: Ron had a square and changed it's side by adding one unit to one pair of opposite sides and shortening the other pair by the same lenght. As a result, he obtained a rectangle with an area of 80 units. With what square did he start? Thank you very much , if you are able to help. Click here to see answer by stanbon(60778)

 Question 27486: a photogtaphy daek room has the dimrnsions 20ft 14 ft 11 ft what is the volumen in cubic feet of the darkroom Click here to see answer by wuwei96815(245)

 Question 27485: a circle is inscribed in a square with sides 10cm long find the area of the shaded region in square centimiters.use 3.14 for pi. Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 28740: The label that goes around a jar of peanutbutter overlaps itself by 3/8 inch. If the diameter of the jar is 2 inches, what is the length of the label? How do i find this answer. Please help me by showing me how to show my work and how to find the answer. Click here to see answer by josmiceli(10616)

 Question 28742: A pyramid with a triangular base has 6 edges and a pyramid with a rectangular base has 8 edges. Write a formula that gives the number of edges (E) for a pyramid with a sided base (n). Please help find this answer and to help me show my work as to how i got it. Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 29004: the diagonals of a rhombus are 10 and 24. (a) find a side of the rhombus (b) find the altitude of the rhombus Click here to see answer by josmiceli(10616)

 Question 28999: please help me solve this problem..thank you!.. the bases of a trapezoid are 100m and 160m, and its altitude equal to 12m. it is to be divided into two equal parts by a line parallel to the base. find the length of the dividing line. Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 29000: please help me solve this problem..thank you!.. the bases of a trapezoid are 100m and 160m, and its altitude equal to 12m. it is to be divided into two equal parts by a line parallel to the bases. find the length of the dividing line. Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 29002: the shorter diagonal of rhombus is equal to one of its sides. (a) find each diagonal of the rhombus. Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 29003: the shorter diagonal of rhombus is equal to one of its sides. the length of a side of the rhombus is 6cm. (a) find each diagonal of the rhombus. Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 29127: the longer base of an isosceles trapezoid is 40, one leg is 20 and one of the base angles is 63 degrees. (a) find the altitude and shorter base of the trapezoid (b) using the results obtained in (a), find the area of the trapezoid Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 29178: please illustrate the figure..the longer base of an isosceles trapezoid is 40, one leg is 20 and one of the base angles is 63 degrees. (a) find the altitude and shorter base of the trapezoid (b) using the results obtained in (a), find the area of the trapezoid Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 29177: please illustrate the figure..The shorter diagonal of rhombus is equal to one of its sides. The length of a side of the rhombus is 6cm. (a) find each diagonal of the rhombus. Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 29175: please illustrate the figure..The diagonals of a rhombus are 10 and 24. (a) Find a side of the rhombus (b) find the altitude of the rhombus Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 29176: please illustrate the figure..The bases of a trapezoid are 100m and 160m, and its altitude equal to 12m. it is to be divided into two equal parts by a line parallel to the base. Find the length of the dividing line. Click here to see answer by venugopalramana(3286)

 Question 29357: A trapezoid is formed by lines with the following equations 2x+4y=16 x=4 x=0 y=0 Find the area of the trapezoid. Click here to see answer by longjonsilver(2297)

 Question 29777: What is the easiest way of remembering formulas. Also what is the easiest way of remembering which formula goes with what type of problem. Thank you for the help. P.S. your site realy does help me, it might not help other kids but it definetley helped me so thank you again. Click here to see answer by ikdeep(226)

 Question 29719: FIND THE LATERAL SURFACE OF A RECTANGULAR PRISM WITH A HEIGHT OF 6 INCHES AND LENGTH OF 14 INCHES AND WIDTH OF 7 INCHES. I CAN FIGURE IT OUT IF ITS A CYLINDAR I JUST DON'T UNDERSTOND WHEN IT'S A PRISM..... Click here to see answer by ikdeep(226)

 Question 30036: If there is a circle inside of a square, the radius of the circle is 3.5 What is the area of the remaining edges of the square? 9.354 10.52 16.437 49 104.86 please explain answer. thank you Click here to see answer by sdmmadam@yahoo.com(530)

 Question 30173: What is the formula for finding out an area of an Isoceles triangle ? Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 30505: what is the lateral area of an object with a radius of 4.3in and a slant height of 22.3in and the work done for this problem? Click here to see answer by ikdeep(226)