On an architectural drawing, 1/2 inch represents 1 ft. Using this scale, find the dimensions of a room that measures 4 1/2 in. by 6 in. on the drawing. smaller dimension ...

For the synthetic division shown below, what is the quotient and what is the remainder? (Use x as your variable.)   -2  3  7  3  -3       ...

A team of biologists captured and tagged approximately 2300 northern squawfish at the Bonneville Dam on the Columbia River. Later, 216 squawfish were recaptured and 9 of them had tags. How many squawfish...

The exchange rate gives the value of one country's money in terms of another country's money. Recently, 1.587 U.S. dollars would purchase one British pound. At this rate, what would be the cost in...

The length of a rectangle is 2 ft more than twice the width. The area of the rectangle is 112 ft^2. Find the length and width of the rectangle.

A car is traveling at 26 meters per second (m/s) and accelerating at -13 m/s^2. After traveling 26 m, the driver brings the car to a complete stop. The equation is 26 = 26t - t^2, where t is the time...

Preeda and Malee, want to participate in a triathlon: a competition and plumbing swimming cycling and running. As both sisters lack the stamina needed to run and bike over a long distance, they decide...