Ask
your own question, for FREE!

Mathematics

OpenStudy (anonymous):

(a) Ten inches of snow is equivalent to about one inch of rain.1 Write an equation for the amount of precipitation, measured in inches of

OpenStudy (anonymous):

So you're looking for the amount of rain given the amount of snow. First let's label y as the amount of rain and x as the amount of snow. To get the equation use a ratio. (1 in rain)/(10 in snow) = y/x Cross multiply to get the final equation. \[y = (1/10) x\] x= amount of snow in inches y= amount of rain in inches

Can't find your answer?
Make a FREE account and ask your own question, OR you can help others and earn volunteer hours!

Latest Questions

jennylove:
Making a heat engine that uses its exhaust heat to do work is restricted accordin

7 minutes ago
2 Replies
0 Medals

briyamilet1:
Solve the equation the square root of the quantity x plus 3 plus 4 equals 5 for the variable.

10 minutes ago
5 Replies
0 Medals

Rigo:
https://buddymeter.com/quiz.html?q=q2hrIJM Do You know me????

25 minutes ago
2 Replies
0 Medals

jennylove:
Which of the following systems shows an increase in entropy? building a house of

14 minutes ago
3 Replies
2 Medals

bravo123:
Jillian walked 0.5 miles before she started jogging at an average pace of 5 miles per hour.

1 hour ago
0 Replies
0 Medals

briyamilet1:
Describe how to transform the quantity of the fifth root of x to the seventh power, to the third power into an expression with a rational exponent.

1 hour ago
13 Replies
3 Medals

Sayoue:
Triangle Ju2032Ku2032Lu2032 shown on the grid below is a dilation of triangle JKL using the origin as the center of dilation: Two triangles are drawn on a g

1 hour ago
1 Reply
0 Medals

cayden:
On Monday, a company stock closed at a price of $30.80 per share. On Tuesday, it increased by $1.

1 hour ago
0 Replies
0 Medals

Razor:
DISCUSSION!!! List some things that are good if at least 30-40% of the population started eating seaweed or putting it in their daily diet.

2 minutes ago
4 Replies
3 Medals

jacobporter:
A scientist performs an experiment on an unknown element. She finds that the element forms an ionic bond with beryllium (Be) but not with lithium (Li).

2 hours ago
1 Reply
1 Medal