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 Question 153611: Find the Average speed for the given distance and time. Show unit analysis to check units. In 5 Seconds, an athlete runs 40 feet. I tried this: time= distance over rate= 5sec= 40 feet over the rate but I dont what to do from there or if I am even doing that right Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 155747: the sum of 4 consecutive odd integers is 216. solve the equation to determine the smallest integer. Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 155843: Hey you doing I'm kinda stuck on this this problem I've tried it several times. I have to use three unit multipliers to convert 576 cubic inches to cubic feet. I've can up with 192 one time and 48 I know when I can up with the anwser 48 I'm only using 1 unit multiplier and when I do 2 I get the same number back again 576 and if I use another I would only get 48 again. I use 1ft over 12in to try and solve is that correct. If anyone could with this problem I'd gradly appreciate it. thanks Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 156739: C(x)=1.5/100x using C as value add millions of dollors to the value result is the cost of implementing city recycling x is percent determine cost60% of citizens participate? Click here to see answer by mizjoice(22)

 Question 157070: must determine the volume of a 250mL beaker on two different ways. Height= 9.03 cm Diameter=6.73 Raduis= 3.37 use equation V=pieh to calulate the volume in cubic centimeter Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30959)
 Question 157070: must determine the volume of a 250mL beaker on two different ways. Height= 9.03 cm Diameter=6.73 Raduis= 3.37 use equation V=pieh to calulate the volume in cubic centimeter Click here to see answer by jojo14344(1512)

 Question 157630: my question is use two unit multipliers to conver 10,000 inches to miles i know that 5280 inches equal a mile but im not sure how the skeleton or hot to convert them to get the answer i need help with those problems Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30959)

 Question 158387: Use two unit multipliers to convert 5000 square meters to square kilometers. Click here to see answer by jojo14344(1512)

 Question 158592: I dont understand how to do Unit Rate at all. Could someone help me on giving me step by step instructions how to? Click here to see answer by gonzo(654)

 Question 158650: In school we are doing double unit conversions and i dont understand how to do them. For example, 72 miles/hour=_________meters/seconds. I tried doing 72mi 5280ft --- ------- = 380160ft. 1 x 1 mi i converted that to meters by multiplying it by .3048(i have a conversion sheet) and got 321868.8. To me that doesn't seem right because that seems like too big of a number to be meters per second. Please help me asap! ~Lauryn Click here to see answer by nerdybill(6948)

 Question 158386: Use two unit multipliers to convert 366 centimeters to feet. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30959)

 Question 160329: convet 17.2 g/cubic cm to kg/cubic meter Thanks Robyn Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8880)

 Question 161055: How many miles are in a kilometer is all i need to know and i can work the resst of the problem. thanks!!!!! Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 161221: step by step how do i convert 0.0600 miles to inches? Click here to see answer by schrammbledeggs(41)
 Question 161221: step by step how do i convert 0.0600 miles to inches? Click here to see answer by Specialk562(6)

 Question 161240: how do you convert 0.0450 km to cm? Click here to see answer by jojo14344(1512)

 Question 163034: David bought a commercial lot, 400 feet wide and 100 feet deep, for \$300 a front foot. How much did he pay for the lot? This is not from a text book Sherdana Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 164517: I have been having trouble with unit multipliers, and my algebra teacher isn't very good at explaining them. I have missed them on every test. I had a test today, and it was wrong. Here is the problem: Convert 710m. to inches. (Go from m to cm to in) On the test I tried something like: (the dashes represent spaces in between fractions) -----1000cm.----1m.-----71000cm.----1in.---------71000(2.54)in 710•_____x______=_________x_________=________________ -----1m.--1000cm.----1------2.54cm.----------1 i would just simply like to know: (in words) how to do a unit multiplier and how to do the test question above. thank you. Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9649)
 Question 164517: I have been having trouble with unit multipliers, and my algebra teacher isn't very good at explaining them. I have missed them on every test. I had a test today, and it was wrong. Here is the problem: Convert 710m. to inches. (Go from m to cm to in) On the test I tried something like: (the dashes represent spaces in between fractions) -----1000cm.----1m.-----71000cm.----1in.---------71000(2.54)in 710•_____x______=_________x_________=________________ -----1m.--1000cm.----1------2.54cm.----------1 i would just simply like to know: (in words) how to do a unit multiplier and how to do the test question above. thank you. Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8880)

 Question 165128: Use six unit multipliers to convert 6 cubic yards to cubic inches Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8880)

 Question 165619: Tony was arranging the CDs for the White Elephant Sale. So far he had five different groups. He had put 1/8 of the CDs in the jazz section, 1/4 into the rap section, 3/8 in the rock section, and 3/16 in the pop section. He put 3 CDs in the classical section. How many Cds did Tony arrange? Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9649)
 Question 165619: Tony was arranging the CDs for the White Elephant Sale. So far he had five different groups. He had put 1/8 of the CDs in the jazz section, 1/4 into the rap section, 3/8 in the rock section, and 3/16 in the pop section. He put 3 CDs in the classical section. How many Cds did Tony arrange? Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 165708: How do you convert 365,220 centimeters to kilometers using two unit multipliers Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9649)
 Question 165708: How do you convert 365,220 centimeters to kilometers using two unit multipliers Click here to see answer by gonzo(654)

 Question 166082: a)how many cubic inches in 273 cubic ft? b)how many cubic yards in 273 cubic feet? Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 168708: Use two unit multipliers to convert 38 centimeters to feet. Click here to see answer by jojo14344(1512)

 Question 168706: mr winkle jogs 4 miles and then turns and jogs back to his starting point.the first part of his jog he was going mostly uphill so his speed was 2 miles per hr slower than his speed returning.if the total time he spent was 1 2/3 hour find his rate going and his rate returning Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15624)

 Question 170601: how do you use unit multipliers to convert 5280 inches into yards? P.S. the right topic was not in the selection you gave me. Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 172115: use two unit multipliers to convert 1 mile to inches Click here to see answer by Mathtut(3670)