S SleepyGurl New member Joined Nov 10, 2006 Messages 10 Nov 20, 2006 #1 Three hundred percent of one third of the square root of nine is what? would it be 300% of 3 I'm guessing it would be 9. I don't know the square root part is so confusing.

Three hundred percent of one third of the square root of nine is what? would it be 300% of 3 I'm guessing it would be 9. I don't know the square root part is so confusing.

tkhunny Moderator Staff member Joined Apr 12, 2005 Messages 9,787 Nov 20, 2006 #2 What is confusing about it? 9 Square Root of 9 is 3, since 3*3 = 9 100% of 3 is 3 200% of 3 is 6 300% of 3 is 9 Looks to me like you have it.

What is confusing about it? 9 Square Root of 9 is 3, since 3*3 = 9 100% of 3 is 3 200% of 3 is 6 300% of 3 is 9 Looks to me like you have it.

D Denis Senior Member Joined Feb 17, 2004 Messages 1,465 Nov 20, 2006 #3 But, but "one third of the square root of nine" = 1/3 * 3 = 1 : sorry bout that 300% of 1 = 3 TK, this has been duly noted in your file, and will be taken in consideration at your annual performance review :wink:

But, but "one third of the square root of nine" = 1/3 * 3 = 1 : sorry bout that 300% of 1 = 3 TK, this has been duly noted in your file, and will be taken in consideration at your annual performance review :wink:

tkhunny Moderator Staff member Joined Apr 12, 2005 Messages 9,787 Nov 20, 2006 #4 It is ALWAYS more confusing when one fails to read the entire problem.