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 Question 209203: the distance between the points (-4,6) and (-1,5 ) Click here to see answer by RAY100(1637)

 Question 209735: Find the y- intercept -2x - y = -10 Click here to see answer by nerdybill(6958)

 Question 211352: what is the slope and y-intercept form for this problem: 3x-4y=12 Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6287)
 Question 211352: what is the slope and y-intercept form for this problem: 3x-4y=12 Click here to see answer by RayVelbis(4)

 Question 214010: how do you solve this problem using the midpoint formula? R(2,6) M(-1,1) Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)
 Question 214010: how do you solve this problem using the midpoint formula? R(2,6) M(-1,1) Click here to see answer by drj(1380)

 Question 214273: The area of a rectangle is 18 square inches. THe length of the rectangle is twice its width. What is the length and width of the rectangle? Click here to see answer by rfer(12660)

 Question 214307: Write a general rule or formula for finding the number of segments that can be named by a given number of points on a line. Explain why the rule works. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57347)

 Question 215118: The perimeter of a rectangular garden is 24 ft. The length is 2 ft more than the width. Find the length and the width of the garden Click here to see answer by math problem solving(30)

 Question 216050: X3 + 3x2 - +7 divided by X+1= Click here to see answer by stanbon(57347)

 Question 216453: Consider the equation for the area of a trapezoid. A=1/2(a+b)h solve for a. Click here to see answer by rfer(12660)

 Question 217114: A goat is tethered to the side of a square 10ft x 10ft shed. The tethering rope is 18 feet long and tied to a post in the middle of one of the sides. What ist he total area available for the goat to graze? Assume the shed is in the middle of a 100ft x 100ft field. Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28595)

 Question 217361: half of a 16 in diameter circle fits snugly inside a rectangular box, how many square inches larger is the area of the box than the area of the circle? Click here to see answer by nerdybill(6958)

 Question 217513: The perimeter of a rectangle is 50 m. The width of the rectangle is 5m less than the length. Find the length and width of the rectangle. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57347)

 Question 219980: If a person wants the flat ceiling in his tool shed to be parallel to the floor. Two of the posts are 80" long and two are 78" long. Will the ceiling be parallel to the floor? (I guessed no because of the different lengths of the poles), and What must the person do to make the ceiling parllel to the floor? (Would I put an 80" post across in the corner across from the other 80" post and the same with the 78" posts)? Click here to see answer by rfer(12660)

 Question 224625: what is the perimeter and the area of a rectangle with length (x+3) and width 7? I have tried to do this but the x is confusing me .. like for the perimeter would it be x + 20 .. or 20x?. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15652)
 Question 224625: what is the perimeter and the area of a rectangle with length (x+3) and width 7? I have tried to do this but the x is confusing me .. like for the perimeter would it be x + 20 .. or 20x?. Click here to see answer by mestrydilip(12)

 Question 224848: If a triange has a base of 15 feet and a height of 13 feet, how many feet is the slope? Click here to see answer by LtAurora(115)

 Question 224958: WHICH IS LARGER A FIVE FOOT TALL SQUARE OR A FIVE FOOT TALL CIRCLE Click here to see answer by alyssad(1)

 Question 227259: When working with addition and subtaction property of equality how do you which is additon and which is subtraction? Ex. If XY=ZW, then XY-RS=ZW-RS Click here to see answer by solver91311(16885)

 Question 227360: solve the formula for the variable indicated A = 1/2 bh for b Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)

 Question 227704: If the ratio of the edge of two cubes is 2:3. What is the ratio of the volumes? Click here to see answer by jsmallt9(3296)
 Question 227704: If the ratio of the edge of two cubes is 2:3. What is the ratio of the volumes? Click here to see answer by drj(1380)

 Question 228138: The area of a rectangle is 54 square units. Find the length and the width of the rectangle. L = x+2 W = x-1 My work so far leads to me find that this unable to be factored to solve for x (x+2)(x-1)=54 x2+2x-x-2=54 x2+x-2=54 x2+x-2-54=0 x2+x-56=0 (x-8)(x+7)=0 x=8 x=-7 can't use -7 so omit x=8 back to original problem/formula x+2 would read 8+2 = 10 x-1 would read 8-1= 7 IS THIS CORRECT?? Thank you for your help! Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 228343: I need assistance with the following problem: Solve and check. 4(x+9) + x(x-1) = x(6+x) Click here to see answer by drj(1380)

 Question 228467: the part of (blank) that has a beginning point and ending point is a line segment. so like what would be the blank word? Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4667)
 Question 228467: the part of (blank) that has a beginning point and ending point is a line segment. so like what would be the blank word? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57347)

 Question 229601: Find the volume of a cylinder whose radius is (k+7) inches and whose height is (2k) inches. Click here to see answer by solver91311(16885)

 Question 230288: A 9-by-12 rectangular picture is framed by a border of uniform width. Given that the combined area of picture plus frame is 180 square units, find the width of the border Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 230466: Find the length of the segment with endpoints J(0,3) and M(4,6). Click here to see answer by texttutoring(324)

 Question 233844: The wheels of a car have radius 15 in, and are rotating at 800 rpm. Find the speed of the car in mi/h Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)
 Question 233844: The wheels of a car have radius 15 in, and are rotating at 800 rpm. Find the speed of the car in mi/h Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 234482: a circular island of diameter 100 yards is surrounded by a concentric circular moat whose area equals that of the island .which of the following best approximates the width of the moat ? a) 20 yards b) 30 yards c) 50 yards d)70 yards e) 100 yards Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 234629: M(-6,2) is the midpoint of line RS. If S has coordinates (0,7), find the coordinates of R. Click here to see answer by rfer(12660)

 Question 234695: please explain how i would do this problem the directions are find the unknown dimension. A triangle has an area of 5 square meters and a base of 2x. what is the height of the triangle in the terms of x. also what does in the terms of x mean Click here to see answer by solver91311(16885)

 Question 235904: the 7th term is 21 and the 10th term is 34, find the 25th term Click here to see answer by stanbon(57347)