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A rope is 20 feet long what is the maximum  number  of  peices, each 20 inches long that can be cut from the rope.

A homemade loaf of bread turns out to be a perfect cube. Five slices of bread, each .6 inch thick are cut from one end. The remainder of the loaf now has a volume of 235 cubic inches. What were the...

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The area of your square garden is 100 square yards. You plan on placing a fence post at each corner, and evenly space the posts so that the centers are 6 feet apart. Calculate the dimensions of the...

a fast food chain bought two pieces of land for new stores. The more expensive piece of land costs 23308 more than the less expensive piece of land and the two pieces together cost 175572. HOw much...

an advisor invested 5500\$ in 2 accounts. one investment earned 4% annual simple interest, and the other earned 6% simple interest. the amount of interest earned in on year is 295\$. How much money...

A car travels at a constant spped of 95.0 kilometers per hour around a circular track with a diameter of 1.00 kilometers. What is the magnitude of the car's centripetal acceleration in units of m/s...

I love to watch cooking shows. Last week the show was about tacos and the chef had little dishes with three different toppings for the tacos: grated cheese, guacamole, and salsa.

Jaime wants to get a fox, a goose and a bag of grain safely across the river in a boat. He can only take on at a time in the boat.  if left alone together, the goose would eat the grain and the...

The Concordia theater contains 500 seats, and the ticket prices for a recent play were \$43 for adults and \$28 for children. For one sold out matine, if the total proceeds were \$16,805 how many of...

Alexia inherits \$50,000 and decides to invest part of it in an education fund for her daughter and the rest in a 5 year CD. If the amount she puts in the education fund is \$6,000 more than three times...

Florence Griffith-Joyner (Flo Jo) set the women’s World Record in the 100 m dash in 1988 with a time of 10.49 s. What was her average speed in miles/hr?