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 Question 108634: A pyramid has a square base. Find the surface area of the pyramid if its slant height is 10 centimeters and the sides of its base are 5 centimeters long. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 108635: to the nearest hundredth, find the surface area of a cone whose slant height is 9 centimeters and that has a base with radius 6 centimeters. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 109069: I can't figure this one. Google brought me to your site but I still can not find it in this site. Can you please help me solve this problem: The volume of a box is (x^2+5x+6)(x+5), find the polynomial that represents the bottom of the box. Then it shows the box with x+2 next to it.If anyone could help me wiht this it would be greatly appreciated. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57979)

 Question 110190: I am stuck on thi one!!! Solve for r v=1/3pi*H^2(3r-H) Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15746)
 Question 110190: I am stuck on thi one!!! Solve for r v=1/3pi*H^2(3r-H) Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 110313: find the volume of a rectangular prism that is 4 feet high, 6.5 feet wide, and 8 feet long Click here to see answer by praseenakos@yahoo.com(507)
 Question 110313: find the volume of a rectangular prism that is 4 feet high, 6.5 feet wide, and 8 feet long Click here to see answer by jayanthihemkos@yahoo.com(87)

 Question 110359: If a rectangular solid (4x5x7) is inscribed in a sphere, what is the radius of the sphere? (Is the diameter the diagonal of the rectangular solid? I know it would be if the rectangular solid were a cube.) If so, I got the radius to be 4.7434. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15746)

 Question 110706: Geometry. The volume of the box is represented by(x2 + 5x + 6)(x + 5) . Find the polynomial that represents the area of the bottom of the box. (x + 2) is the height of the box. Click here to see answer by ptaylor(2052)

 Question 111234: A box with an open top is to be constructed from a rectangular piece of cardboard with dimensions 5 in. by 10 in. by cutting out equal squares of side x at each corner and then folding up the sides as in the figure. (a) Express the volume V of the box as a function of x, then determine the range and the domain of this function. (b) Express the surface area S of the box as a function of x, then determine the range and the domain of this function. (c) Find the value of x that gives the largest volume of the box Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 111603: What is the measurement in pounds to fill a cylinder container with a diameter of 5 in. and a length of 4 feet? Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 111700: A basketball with a 30-in circumference is tightly packed into a cubical box for shipment. a. What is the volume of the ball? b. What is the smallest possible volume for the box? Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 111857: Good afternoon and happt thanksgiving. I am working on some math homework and could use a littlel help. Here is the question. A line passing through (5, –6) and (–9, y) is perpendicular to a line with slope 14/5 . Find the value of y. Thanks you tutors rock Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 111948: Not sure how to do this. One day, the temperature at 9:00 A.M. was 42°F, and by 2:00 P.M. the temperature was 57°F. What was the hourly rate of temperature change? Thanks Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15746)

 Question 113026: Determine the cost of carpeting a room 8 meters by 4.5 meters at \$14.50 per square yard. Can you please help me figure this problem out? Thanks, con832002 Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9817)

 Question 113413: How do i solve for the volume of a box when height is equel to x Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 113457: Jim wants to buy cement to anchor two posts for a swing he is building. He has dug 2 round holes that 12 inches in diameter and 40 inches deep. He wants to fill each with concrete around a rectangular supporting beam that is 3.5 inches by 5.5 inches. Each 80-pound bag of concrete mixes with water to make 0.6 cubic fee of concrete. How many bags of concrete must he buy for the job? if you would explain how you got the answer to this question that would be awesome. thanks! Click here to see answer by stanbon(57979)
 Question 113457: Jim wants to buy cement to anchor two posts for a swing he is building. He has dug 2 round holes that 12 inches in diameter and 40 inches deep. He wants to fill each with concrete around a rectangular supporting beam that is 3.5 inches by 5.5 inches. Each 80-pound bag of concrete mixes with water to make 0.6 cubic fee of concrete. How many bags of concrete must he buy for the job? if you would explain how you got the answer to this question that would be awesome. thanks! Click here to see answer by rajagopalan(158)

 Question 114294: Aaron's paperweight is a cube with a sphere inside. the sphere touches each face of the cube at one point. the radius of the sphere is 3.25 centimeters. How much space inside the cube is not inside the sphere? Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15746)

 Question 114794: so you have a cube that is x by x by x you slice a one inch slice off it and the remaining volume is 294 what is x Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 115048: Please help me I am stuck with this question. Find the volume of a rectangular solid with a length of 3m and a width of 0.9m and a height of 5m. Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6812)

 Question 115475: 0.3 lb = ________ g (round to the nearest gram) I have come up with 136g could you tell me if I am correct? Thanks so much Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 116911: A olympic swimming pool is 50m long, 21m wide and 1.8m deep. Calculate the amount of water it can hold? Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 116909: Leslie has 200 cm cubes. What is the volume of the largest cube she can make with them? How many different cubes can she make with the centimetres cubes she have left over? Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 117117: How much is 1.5 L carton of milk equals to in ml Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8999)
 Question 117117: How much is 1.5 L carton of milk equals to in ml Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6812)

 Question 117363: HI! please help me with this. I am really CLULESS on this question. Pineapple chunks are often packed in Cylindrical cans. If each can holds 500 ml determine a) The dimensions to one decimal place, of the can with minimum volume b) The cost to the nearest penny if the aluminum costs \$ 0.2/ cm(squared) Click here to see answer by psbhowmick(529)

 Question 117735: Please help with this problem A rectangular picture window is 5 ft by 8 ft. Polly wants to put a trim molding around the window. How many feet of molding should she buy? Thank you so much Click here to see answer by MathLover1(6812)

 Question 117733: Please help me with this one. A shipping container is 8 ft by 6 ft by 3 ft. What is it's volume? Thank you so much Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28717)
 Question 117733: Please help me with this one. A shipping container is 8 ft by 6 ft by 3 ft. What is it's volume? Thank you so much Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 117930: word problems again ugh! Geometry. The volume of the box is represented by (x^2 + 5x + 6)(x + 5). Find the polynomial that represents the area of the bottom of the box. x + 2 is the height. Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28717)

 Question 113278: I am not certain if this is a volume problem but I would really appreciate some help. A rectangular solid has a base with length of 6cm and width of 5 cm. If the volume of the solid is 300 cm to the third, I need to find the height of the solid. Is it 9cm? 10cm 11 cm or 12 cm. How do I go about solving this problem. I know that the volume of a retangular solid is V=LWH Thank you very much. Tracy Click here to see answer by anne(47)

 Question 117973: Can someone help me please? This is a rectangular cube with a 12in side, 6 inch bottom right, and 6 inch bottom center. The cube is standing up. It says to find the volume of the solid shown. Help please since i cannot draw this thing. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 116990: The Fudge is packed into boxes 30cm long 21cm wide 12cm high. How many blocks of fudge can fit into each box? Click here to see answer by anne(47)

 Question 118067: The width of a rectangular gate is 2 meters(m) larger than its height. The diagonal brace measures the square root of 6. find the width and height. Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9817)

 Question 113442: I'm not even sure what kind of math problem this is. I need the formula to figure out how much (Time) it will take to mow the lawn in a certain area. All I have is the square footage ... is there such a formula? Click here to see answer by anne(47)

 Question 118107: hi please help me with this question. i dont know what to do The inside of an aircraft is a square based prism and will be built usin 4 m (squared) of of aluminum. Th plane or cockpit needs a floor, ceiling and three walls. What demensions will maximize the volume of the cockpit. Round out the deminsions to the nearest meter. thanks for any help coming this way Click here to see answer by stanbon(57979)

 Question 118232: How many 80 pound cement bags can I fit in a 40 foot shipping container? Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15746)

 Question 118441: I need you to provide me the Proof of the volume of a sphere, using Geometry, and trigonometry. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57979)

 Question 118690: 1 cual es el perimetro de un triangulo que los lados miden 6, 8 y 10 pulgadas? 2 un cubo mide 3 pulgadas en todos los lados. cual es el volumen en pulgadas? 3 cual seria el radio de un circulo con un diametro de 8 pulgadas? Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8999)