







Filling cinder blocks with concrete 
20170424 

Katherine pose la question : I am looking to construct a 10 X 10 dance floor using 8 x 16 cinder blocks.
I have figured that I will need about 120 blocks, however I am not sure
how much concrete I will need to fill the total empty space.
Thank you Penny Nom lui répond. 





A block base for a plywood rectangle 
20170218 

Joe pose la question : How many cinder blocks 16x8 would i need to build a solid base for a plywood base 54inches wide and 30 inches deep Thank you Penny Nom lui répond. 





The area of a city block 
20161208 

Miura pose la question : A city block is three times as long as long as it is wide.if the distance around the block is 0.48 kilometers, what is the area of the block in square meters? Penny Nom lui répond. 





A block wall 
20160315 

Robert pose la question : I have a wall 40 ft. long and 4 ft. tall as well as another one that is 30 ft by 3.5 ft. tall that I am trying to build. how many 6 inch by 12 inch landscaping blocks do I need? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Compressed Earth blocks 
20160302 

John pose la question : how many 14"x10"x4" blocks do I need for a 1300sq foot house 8 foot high Penny Nom lui répond. 





The weight of a steel block 
20150404 

Mark pose la question : the weight of a steel cube 37 inches X 28 inches X 7 inches Penny Nom lui répond. 





An extension using concrete blocks 
20131030 

david pose la question : hi how many concrete blocks would i need for an extension 50 ft long ,20 ft wide and 12ft height Penny Nom lui répond. 





Tiling a floor 
20120227 

jamie pose la question : how many 16in by 16in blocks would it take to cover a 16ft by 16ft floor? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Blocks in a wall 
20110912 

JOHN pose la question : HOW MANY BLOCK WILL IT TAKE TO BUILD A 28*48 HOME, ON A FOOTER THAT IS DONE ALREADY, I WANT TO GO TEN HIGH. Harley Weston lui répond. 





Number of Concrete Blocks 
20090806 

Simone pose la question : Hi there,
I have a quote to complete and I need to figure out the formula that will tell me how many concrete blocks I need to cover a certain area.
Blocks can either be 8in or 12in. The area that I am looking to cover with blocks is 30182 sq ft.
Thank you for your assistance. Janice Cotcher and Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





How many city blocks in a mile? 
20080814 

DARLENE pose la question : HOW MANY CITY BLOCKS EQUAL 1 MILE IN BIRMINGHAM, AL? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Concrete blocks 
20080618 

marvin pose la question : How many cement blocks do i need to build a 8 ft. tall wall x 1,300 ft. long? Harley Weston lui répond. 





Understanding fractions and their equivalents 
20070402 

Gail pose la question : How can I get fourth grade students to understand fractions and their equivalents? Diane Hanson lui répond. 





A 3 by 3 block on a calendar 
20060118 

A student pose la question : Choose two different blocks of nine numbers arranged 3 across and 3 down on a calendar, and check that this rule holds: For any block of nine numbers the average of the four corner numbers is equal to the middle number. Show your work and explain why the rule works. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Blocks in a mile in Phoenix Arizona 
20051130 

Rita pose la question : How many blocks are there in a mile in our city of Phoenix, Az.? Penny Nom lui répond. 





The number of blocks in a mile 
20040718 

Valerie pose la question : I don't know if you can help me but I was wondering how many blocks are in a mile in Ocean City, New Jersey? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Transformations of pattern blocks 
20030206 

Cheryl pose la question : I am trying to help my 8th grade son with Transformations  use of patttern blocks. He has to trace a figure and reflect it across the xaxis, which I can do, but then it indicates include ordered pairs  that confuses me. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Sanding a wooden block 
20020907 

Wanda pose la question : 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? Penny Nom lui répond. 





The number of city blocks in a country mile 
19991124 

Gloria Hearst pose la question : For years my family has had an on going debate on the number of city blocks in a country mile. We vary from a minmum 8 blocks per mile to a maximum of 12 blocks per mile. Nadine Griffiths and Penny Nom lui répond. 





Geometry patterns lesson plans 
19981231 

Vicki pose la question : hi,,, my name is Vicki and I am a new 5th grade teacher.... Anyway, I'm supposed to come up with a lesson plan to  Explore patterns that result from cominations of "reflections, rotations, and translations of geometric figures.
The plan is to include:  writing/metacognition, assessment strategies, interdisciplanary connections, supplemental materials, or textbook, and Bloom's taxonomy level.
Any help you could give would be greatly appreciated. Thanks Jack LeSage lui répond. 

