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Two intersecting tubes 2018-08-15
From Tommy:
Hi, I am trying to determine a mathematical model for two metal tubes joining at various degrees for weld.
For instance, if I am trying to join the end of a tube to the side of another at a 90 degree angle, it will be a simple profile cut out of the joining tube.
Where it gets tricky is if you want to join the new tube at a given angle.
It would be very helpful if you could give insight as to how I can solve this problem or an equation I could work off of.
Thanks for the help!!

Answered by Edward Doolittle.
Two spinners 2018-08-13
From Atina:
A spinner has four equal sectors and a number is written on each sector; 1, 2, 3 and 4. A two-digit number is formed by spinning two times. The number on the first spinning makes the first digit and the number on the second spinning makes the second digit. For example, 2 on the first spinning and 1 on the second spinning make the number 21.
(a) Give the sample space S for the experiment.
(b) Consider the following events : E = odd number; F = number smaller than 35; G = prime number. Give the subset of outcomes in S that defines each of the events E, F, and G.
(c) Describe the following events in terms of E, F, and G and find the probabilities for the events.
getting an even integer less than 35.
getting an odd number or an prime.
getting an even number greater than or equal to 35 that is a prime number.
an odd number smaller than 35 that is not a prime number.
(d) Are E and F mutually exclusive events? Give a reason for your answer.

Answered by Penny Nom.
A cube in a cylinder 2018-08-13
From Geli:
A cylinder with a radius r and height 2r+4 contains a cube with edge length r√2. What fraction of cylinder volume is taken up by the cube
Answered by Penny Nom.
Amy and Joey on a circular track 2018-08-13
From Zoe:
Amy and Joey are situated on a circular track 400 feet around.
Joey starts running at a rate of 10 feet per second.
Amy waits for a full minute, then starts running from the same point (in the same direction) at 12 feet per second.

How many seconds elapse before Amy passes Joey on the track?

Answered by Penny Nom.
Exponents 2018-08-13
From Ella:
What is the radical form of 3xy raised to 5 quantity three- fifths?
Answered by Penny Nom.
Form a cone from a circle sector 2018-08-12
From Tinashe:
A 216 sector of a circle of radius 5cm is bent to form a cone. Find the radius of the base of the cone and its vertical angle.
Answered by Penny Nom.
5 mm of water over 1 hectare 2018-08-10
From Joyce:
Please help me with this question.
How many tonnes of water fell on 1 hectare of land during a rainfall of 5mm?

Answered by Penny Nom.
Truncated cones 2018-08-08
From Belgacem:
Hello, I have a truncated cone: height 500mm , Base radius=147mm and I want to calculate the Top surface radius. How to do that? thank you
Answered by Penny Nom.
Paving stones area 2018-08-08
From Declan:
I am thinking of buying some reclaimed block paving stones. There are 750 pieces in total.
60% are L- 140mm x W -140mm x H-50mm
40% are L-170mm x W-140mm x H-50mm How much area will this cover?

Answered by Penny Nom.
The record for a soccer team 2018-07-20
From Payal:
A soccer team plays six games in one month. Each game results in a win, loss, or tie.

For this soccer team, how many different sets of results are possible for the six games?

Answered by Penny Nom.
How many students passed the test? 2018-07-20
From florian:
In Mr. Edgecomb's math class, 30 students took an exam on statistics. If the average passing grade was 84, the average failing grade was 60, and the overall average was 80, how many students passed the test?
Answered by Penny Nom.
Linear feet and cubic feet 2018-07-16
From Dave:
How do I convert: 1 foot wide x 15 inches high x 19 inches deep

We are trying to figure out how to convert the linear footage into cubic footage the above are the figures represent just 1 linear feet of several thousand

Any thing helps,

Thanks in advance


Answered by Penny Nom.
A sulphuric acid solution 2018-07-12
From Tan:
How much 96% h2so4 to add into sulphuric acid 30% in order to make it to 50% sulphuric acid?
Answered by Penny Nom.
A circle inscribed in a regular polygon 2018-07-12
From Naveen:
The radius of inscribed circle for n sided regular polygon of a side a is? Please with proof
Answered by Penny Nom.
The price of a watermelon 2018-07-07
From errin:
the price of the watermelon is directly proportional to its weight. If a watermelon that weighs 22 pounds cost $5.40, how much will a 17.5 pound watermelon cost?
Answered by Penny Nom.



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