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 Question 556786: The angle theta is formed by the positive x axis and a ray through the point (5, -12). Find the value of sin(theta), cos(theta), and tan(theta) Click here to see answer by mathstutor494(120)

 Question 556807: 1.The smith's want to install a rectangular swimming pool. It cost \$5.00 a square foot for concrete. If the pool is 70 feet across, 25 feet wide and 15 feet deep, what is the total cost to concrete the pool? Click here to see answer by Theo(3556)

 Question 556809: A 3FT WIDE WALKWAY IS PLACED AROUND AN ANIMALS EXHIBIT AT THE ZOO. THE EXHIBIT IS RECTANGULAR IN SHAPE AND HAS LENGTH 15FT AND WIDTH 8 FT. WHAT IS THE AREA IN SQUARE FEET OF THE WALKWAY AROUND THE EXHIBIT. Click here to see answer by Theo(3556)

 Question 556813: an athletic field is a rectangle, 120 yd by 60 yd. with a semicircle at each of the ends. a running track 15yd wide surrounds the field. how many yards of fencing do you need to surround the outside edge of the track? round your answer to the nearest tenth of a yard. use 3.14 for PI Click here to see answer by Theo(3556)

 Question 556808: WHAT IS THE CIRCUMCENTER OF TRIANGLE ABC WITH VERTICES A(-7,0), B(-3,8), AND C(-3,0)? A. (-7,-3) B. (-5,4) C. (-4,3) d. (-3,4) THANK YOU Click here to see answer by Theo(3556)

 Question 556812: ANGLE ABE AND ANGLE CBD ARE VERTICAL ANGLES AND BOTH ARE COMPLEMENTARY WITH ANGLE FGH, IF m ANGLE ABE = (3x-1) AND m ANGLE FGH = (4x), what is m ANGLE CBD? THIS IS THE CORRECT QUESTION..MESSED UP THE ONE BEFORE THIS Click here to see answer by Theo(3556)

 Question 556852: how would u solve this a round table is 5 ft in diameter. how much wood was cut away from the circular top Click here to see answer by JBarnum(2088)

 Question 556934: The area of the rectangle is 6675 in2, find the value of x. width=x length=89 Click here to see answer by Alan3354(34674)

 Question 557043: Can I please get help with this Venn Diagram? A survey of fruit tree growers showed the following: 47 grew raspberries 18 grew both raspberries and blueberries 31 grew blueberries 7 grew both raspberries and strawberries 15 grew strawberries 9 grew both blueberries and strawberries 6 grew all three types 15 grew none of these three Create a Venn diagram to reflect the above data, label your diagram clearly. Use your diagram to answer the following questions here. (a) How many grew only strawberries? (b) How many grew both blueberries and strawberries, but not raspberries? (c) How many grew only blueberries? (d) How many grew none of these three or only raspberries? (e) How many fruit tree growers were surveyed? Click here to see answer by Theo(3556)

 Question 557298: Driving through the mountains, Dale has to go up and over a high mountain pass. The road has a constant incline for 7.75 miles to the top of the pass. Dale notices from a road sign that in the first mile he climbs 840 feet. What is the height of the mountain pass? Click here to see answer by stanbon(60771)

 Question 557251: One wall of a room is 8 feet by 10 feet, and a rectangular door 3 feet by 7 feet is to be cut in the wall. The remainder of the wall is to be wallpapered. There are three other walls in the room that are 8 feet by 10 feet and these are also to be wallpapered. What is the total area that is to be wallpapered? Thank you Click here to see answer by mananth(13127)

 Question 557322: three times the complement of an angle less the suppliment of an angle is 10 decrees. find the suppliment Click here to see answer by stanbon(60771)

 Question 557650: a square green rug has a yellow square in the center. The side length of the yellow square is x inches and the width of the green region is 5 in. What is the area of the green part of the rug? Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(29613)

 Question 557669: A giant California redwood 36 meters tall cracked in a violent storm and fell as if hinged. The tip of the once beautiful tree hit the ground 24 meters from the base. Researcher Red Woods wishes to investigate the crack. How many meters from the base of the tree does he have to climb? Click here to see answer by josmiceli(10616)

 Question 557735: A ladder is resting against a wall. The top of the ladder touches the wall at the height of 15 feet. Find the length of the ladder if the length of the ladder if the length is 5 feet more than its distance from the wall. Click here to see answer by mananth(13127)

 Question 557176: There are 540 students at Sunny Acres Middle School. 432 students ride the bus to school. What percentage of the students do not ride the bus? Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 557372: Rachelle cuts off 3 cm from each side of a square. She finds that 1.12 m of ribbon is just enough to go around the new square. Find the side of the original square. Click here to see answer by bluemockingjay7(41)

 Question 557979: How do you make a word problem for....The radious of the tabletop equaling 20, pi(3.14), and the area of the table top? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(34674)

 Question 558012: The area of a square with side length of 11inches Click here to see answer by rfer(13569)

 Question 558216: An angle is 5 degrees less than twice another angle. Find the measures if they are supplementary angles. Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4670)

 Question 558219: Turn these equations into word problems. 36 divided by h = 9 Click here to see answer by rapaljer(4670)

 Question 558296: A rectangular garden has length which is 3 ft. more than 2 times its width. Using the letter 'W' for the width of the garden, find an expression for the area of the garden. Click here to see answer by bluemockingjay7(41)

 Question 558308: Find the length of the chord of the ellipse {(x^2)/(a^2)}+{(y^2)/(b^2)}=1 directed along the diagonal of the rectangle constructed on the axes of the ellipse? Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(9717)

 Question 558307: Find the length of the chord of the ellipse {(x^2)/(a^2)}+{(y^2)/(b^2)}=1 directed along the diagonal of the rectangle constructed on the axes of the ellipse? Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(9717)

 Question 558612: Plot each point on a coordinate plane. Then identify the quadrant that contains each point. W(1,5) Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 559072: if you have 36 ft of fencing,what are the areas of different rectangles you could enclose with the fencing? Click here to see answer by finly36(5)

 Question 559290: if the perimeter of a rectangular lawn is 116 m and the width is 6 m less than the length, then what are the lengths and width? Click here to see answer by stanbon(60771)

 Question 559274: the diameter of a circular table is 6 feet. what is the length of the radius? Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 559509: Brooke wanted to measure the height of the tree in her backyard. Brooke placed the mirror on the ground 32 ft. away from the tree and then walked backwards until she was able to see the top of the tree in the mirror. Her eyes are 5 ft. above the ground and she is 8 ft. from the mirror. Using similar triangles, find the height of the tree. Click here to see answer by KMST(2478)

 Question 559621: A round glass top coffee table has a diameter of 36 inches, how much soft padding would be needed to cover the edges around the table? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(34674)

 Question 559767: You are standing 45 feet away from a tree. To see the top of the tree you must look up at a 75° angle. How tall is the tree to the nearest tenth? Click here to see answer by mananth(13127)

 Question 559876: rex has a square sheet of plywood that measures 36 inches on each side. what is the radius of the largest circular disk that he can cut from this sheet? Click here to see answer by rfer(13569)

 Question 559949: a rhombus ABCD of side 4 cm and diagonal 5 cm is constructed.measure angle ABC.find the point R on AD such that RB=RC. Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(9717)

 Question 559882: Two runners are to race one lap on a circular track.The radius to the inside lane is 40m. the radius to the outside lane is 41m. How much of a head start should the outside runner be given. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(16523)

 Question 560080: A circular pool has a radius of 15 feet. It needs fencing that is 5 feet away at all points. What is the circumference of the fencing that will be need? Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(16523)

 Question 560223: Hello: I have a problem I need help with please . .. Let p, q, and r be the following statements: p: Jamie is on the train. q: Sylvia is at the park. r: Nigel is in the car. Translate the following statement into English: (~q V r)right arrow ~p Click here to see answer by stanbon(60771)

 Question 560271: How to set up word problem: The measurement of the widthof a rectangle is the length decreased by 7 meters. The area is 60 square meters. Find the lenght and the width. I know the answer but not able to figure out how to set up the formula to get the right answer l= 12m & w= 5m. Thank You Click here to see answer by mananth(13127)

 Question 560291: The area of a grassy plot is 480 metres. If each side had been 5m longer, the area would have been increased by 245 square metres. Find the length of the fence to surround it. Click here to see answer by mananth(13127)

 Question 560476: The length of a rectangler picture is 5 inches greater than twice the width. If the perimeter is 112 inches, find the dimensions of the frame. Click here to see answer by solver91311(18785)

 Question 560475: the width of a rectangler swimming pool is 11 meters less than the length,and perimeter is 94 meters .find its dimensions. Click here to see answer by rfer(13569)
 Question 560475: the width of a rectangler swimming pool is 11 meters less than the length,and perimeter is 94 meters .find its dimensions. Click here to see answer by solver91311(18785)