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 Question 614604: the length of the box is 12 inches and the height is 6 inches, if the volume of the box is 288 cubic inches, how wide is the box? Click here to see answer by solver91311(16897)

 Question 614723: I am making a wildflower area for the DNR. I want the shape to be 1/2 of an ellipse. The space must equal 0.1 of an acre or 4356sq. ft. How long should the straight side be? We can go about 100 ft. Then do we measure from the center of the straight edge to the center of the arc? How deep should that be? Would it best to figure the sq. ft. of an ellipse, make that shape and then cut in half? How would I figure that? I hope you can help. I really want this project for the Department of Natural Resources to be successful and beautiful. Thanks, Michele Ulrich Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15659)

 Question 614893: in a right triangle, the hypotenuse is 34 feet and one leg is 30 feet. Find the area of the triangle Click here to see answer by rfer(12666)

 Question 615030: What is the surface area of a cylinder with a radius of 7 inches and a height of 9 inches? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 615092: what is the area of a ceramic tile that measures 12in by 12in to the nearest tenth of a square centimetre? Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 615215: The pool has a diameter of 16 feet and a height of 6 feet. What is the area of the exposed surface of the water? Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28595)

 Question 615324: A dining room that is 27 ft by 72ft what is the area of the dinning room? What is the area of the dining room? What is the perimeter of the dining room? Click here to see answer by rfer(12666)

 Question 615578: what is the surface area of a sphere with a radius of 4.7 feet? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 615789: calculate the area of octagon.Given that diagonal of the octagon is 8 metres Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 615974: A square garden is 150 square meters. How long is each side? Click here to see answer by JBarnum(2044)

 Question 616161: Three fair dice are tossed once. What is the probability that the faces show three consecutive integers? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57377)

 Question 616264: Please help me solve the following problem. I have tried everything I can think of and am completely lost. the problem is: You want to install a 3 yard wide walkway around a circular swimming pool. The diameter of the pool is 18 yards what is the area of the walkway? I tried the area formula and subtracting the area of the pool but that was not it. Can you also show me the formula you used as well? Thank you very very much, Kayla Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28595)

 Question 616391: find the volume and surface area of a cube with an edge length of 10 units Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 616393: zoe the goat is tied to a rope to one corner of a 15 meter by 25 meter rectangular barn. over what area of the field can zoe graze is the rope is 1. 10 meters long? 2. 20 meters long? 3. 30 meters long? 4. zoe is happiest when she has at least 400 meters squared to graze. what possible lengths of rope could be used? Click here to see answer by EdwinParker(16)
 Question 616393: zoe the goat is tied to a rope to one corner of a 15 meter by 25 meter rectangular barn. over what area of the field can zoe graze is the rope is 1. 10 meters long? 2. 20 meters long? 3. 30 meters long? 4. zoe is happiest when she has at least 400 meters squared to graze. what possible lengths of rope could be used? Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8909)

 Question 616542: The surface area of a cube is 384 cm2. Anothdr cube is one unit longer on each edge. What is the surface area of the second cube? Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 616648: In laying out an article of 32,000 words, an editor decides to use two sizes of type. Using the larger type, a printed page contains 900 words. Using the smaller type, a page contains 1,400 words. The article is allotted 30 full pages in a magazine. How many pages must be in the smaller type? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57377)

 Question 616653: what is the area of a regular hexagon with side length of 8m Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 616688: the area of a rectangle is 120 square cm. If its width is 10cm, what is its length? Click here to see answer by solver91311(16897)

 Question 616695: Matthew is in charge of registration for the science fair.Each science project is created by a team of three students.If there are 67 projects, how many students will Matthew register? Click here to see answer by solver91311(16897)

 Question 616732: What is the surface area of the pyramid Khufu? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 616748: What is the difference between wall area and floor area of a rectangle? Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9697)

 Question 616981: How many square feet is the surface area of the house. The house is 45' by 34'. Each corner is 10'high and the peak of the roof is 14'. I have a lot of questions that require the same formula but I can not figure out what the roof has to do with it. If i can get help on the formula i can do the rest. Thank you Click here to see answer by solver91311(16897)

 Question 617070: Ilona's den is 10 feet longer than it is wide. If the den's area is 200 square feet, what are the dimensions of the room? The dimensions(in feet) of the room are? Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9697)

 Question 617113: How much canvas is needed to make an A-frame tent that is 4 ft. high with a rectangular floor 6 ft. wide and 9 ft. long Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9143)
 Question 617113: How much canvas is needed to make an A-frame tent that is 4 ft. high with a rectangular floor 6 ft. wide and 9 ft. long Click here to see answer by jsmallt9(3296)

 Question 617167: A rectangular prism has a surface area of 324 ft2. The base of the prism measures 6 ft by 5ft. What is the height? Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9143)

 Question 618171: what is the area of a trapezoid with sides of 10 and 34? Click here to see answer by solver91311(16897)

 Question 618367: i have an object that has a surface area of 324 square ft what is the surface are of a smaller similar object using a scale factor of 1/6 Click here to see answer by ahodges2105(4)

 Question 618782: A pool with a circumference of 50 feet is surrounded by a patio by a patio that is 4 feet wide around. Find the radius of the pool and the patio combined. Fine the area of the patio alone. Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 618784: A circular garden with a circumference of 80 feet is surrounded by a walkway by a patio that is 6 feet wide around. Find the radius of the garden and the walkway combined. Fine the area of the walkway alone. Click here to see answer by richwmiller(9143)

 Question 618870: what is the area & volume of a room measuring 10ft long 5 ft wide & 10ft high? Click here to see answer by nerdybill(6962)

 Question 618957: A 1.5-m wide pathway is constructed around the outside of a garden bed 15m by 18m. What is the area of the pathway.(round to the nearest square metre) Click here to see answer by nerdybill(6962)

 Question 619782: Standard Lumber has 8 foot and 10-foot two-by-fours. if Aaron bought 90 two-by-fours with a total length of 844 feet, how many were 8 feet long? Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 619779: A flower bed measuring 8 feet by 10 feet is bordered by a concrete walk that is 2 feet wide. what is the area of JUST the concrete walk in square feet. Click here to see answer by math-vortex(472)

 Question 620134: C(1,5), D(4,1), E(-2,1) Find the area of the triangle. Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(10682)

 Question 620363: what is the formula to get the area of a circle that has a 29mm diameter Click here to see answer by KMST(1869)

 Question 620532: A 25m long string cover the circular plate in form of a quadrant of a circle. find the area of the quadrant Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 620531: A 25m long string cover the circular plate in form of a quadrant of a circle. find the area of the quadrant Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)