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How many cords of wood is this? 2013-11-17
From melody:
5.5 ft wide and 24ft long and 10ft wide how many cords of wood is this?
Answered by Penny Nom.
The number of cords on a pile of wood 2013-09-18
From Gary:
a cord of wood is 4 feet by 4 feet by 8 feet, how much wood is a row that is 16 in by 5 foot by 32 feet?
Answered by Penny Nom.
Geometry in the Woods 2010-06-16
From cleo:
what geometric ideas can you find in the woods
Answered by Walter Whiteley.
A wooden deck around a pool 2009-01-09
From lupio:
a 20' pool is surrounded by a 3' wood deck, find the amount of material needed for the project
Answered by Robert Dawson and Penny Nom.
Volume of a log 2008-01-29
From Reji:
i purchased a teak wood length 20feet and perimeter 60inch. How much cubic feet will be the wood.
Answered by Stephen La Rocque.
A plywood sheet in a doorway 2008-01-10
From albetel:
adoor is 7 feet tall and 36 inches wide. what is the widest sheet of plywood that can fit through the door?
Answered by Penny Nom.
Bundles of wood 2007-11-19
From Darcy:
When you purchase a "bundle" of wood at the store, it is marked .75 cubic feet. What is the formula for figuring out that measurement for cubic feet and what fraction of a true cord of wood (128 cubic feet) is it. I would appreciate the formula so I can build a spreadsheet to help my secretaries and myself be in compliance to the law when selling firewood. Thanks.
Answered by Harley Weston.
New wood siding 2007-06-20
From Angela:
I have a trailer that is 14x70 and I took off the wood siding that was about 8 feet tall. They want $8.60 a cubic yard. How many cubic yards do I have and how much will it cost me. Thanks to all!
Answered by Stephen La Rocque and Penny Nom.
The perimeter of a regular octagon 2006-04-20
From Martin:
I would like to make an octagon out of 2x4 lumber. I know that the lumber needs to be cut at 67.5 degree angles, but how do I determine the length of each piece if I want to make, say, a 2.5 ft diameter octagon?
Answered by Stephen La Rocque.
Cubic metres to cords 2005-12-22
From Duncan:
I have a quote of $2.95 per cubic metre of roundwood but I need the conversion equation to convert the above to a $ per cord.
Answered by Penny Nom.
The length of a cut 2004-09-17
From Florita:
My daughhter, who is a 9th grader is attempting to cut a piece of wood after determining the length of the cut for the hypotenuse. These are the measures: a=4squared, b=6squared.

She determined that c should equal 52. But when she measured the actual piece to be cut, c measured 39.5 inches! Can you offer any insight as to what she is doing wrong? I have suggested that she may be working with an Acute rather than a Right angle . But she insists that it is a Right angle after using a "framing square".

Answered by Claude Tardif.
Cutting some wood 2003-07-25
From Betty:
My husband is building a six sided wood circle and would like to know the angle to cut the pieces.
Answered by Penny Nom.
Sanding a wooden block 2002-09-07
From Wanda:
If a wooden block, 2in height, 3in width, and 6in length is sanded and 1/8 of an inch is removed from the top and from the bottom, how much is the volume of the block decreased?
Answered by Penny Nom.



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