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# Find 4 consectutive even integers where the product of the two smaller numbers is 72 less than the product of the two larger numbers.

Find 4 consecutive even integers where the product of the two smaller numbers is 72 less than the product of the two larger numbers. I'm never able to understand word problems...

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# Algebra Word Problems

A baseball team has home games on Friday and Saturday. The two games together earn \$3482.50 for the team. Friday's game generates \$557.50 less than Saturday's game. How much money was taken in each...

# How fast will they have to drive ?

Lou leaves fra cross country excursion traveling on a bicycle at 30 miles per hour. His friends are driving the trip and will meet him at serveral rest stops along the way. The first stop is scheduled...

# The sum of two numbers is 84. The larger exceeds the smaller by 22. What are the numbers?

Word Problems (system of equations)

# Jamie earned 15 more points on her test than Paul earned. Their points added up to 143. How many points did each student earn?

The question is self explanatory....HELP ME!!!!!

# A coffee distributor needs to mix a(n) Kenya coffee blend that normally sells for \$11.60 per pound with a they mix?

A coffee distributor needs to mix a(n) Kenya coffee blend that normally sells for \$11.60 per pound with a Queen City coffee blend that normally sells for \$14.30 per pound to create 70 pounds of a...

# A rectangular room is 1.3 times as long as it is wide, and its perimeter is 35 meters.

A rectangular room is 1.3 times as long as it is wide, and its perimeter is 35 meters. Find the dimension of the room. The length is ? meters and the width is ? meters.

# The admission fee at an amusement park is \$2.00 for children and \$6.80 for adults.

The admission fee at an amusement park is \$2.00 for children and \$6.80 for adults. On a certain day, 285 people entered the park, and the admission fees collected totaled 1458 dollars. How many children...

# A man flies a small airplane from Fargo to Bismarck, North Dakota

A man flies a small airplane from Fargo to Bismarck, North Dakota --- a distance of 180 miles. Because he is flying into a head wind, the trip takes him 2 hours. On the way back, the wind is still...

# The admission fee at an amusement park is \$2.00 for children and \$6.80 for adults.

The admission fee at an amusement park is \$2.00 for children and \$6.80 for adults. On a certain day, 285 people entered the park, and the admission fees collected totaled 1458 dollars. How many children...

# A rectangular room is 1.3 times as long as it is wide, and its perimeter is 35 meters.

A rectangular room is 1.3 times as long as it is wide, and its perimeter is 35 meters. Find the dimension of the room. The length is : meters and the width is meters.

# Can you help me with a math word problem?

The ratio of Jim's money to Peter's money was 4:7 at first.  After Jim spent 1/2 of his money and Peter spent \$60, Peter had twice as much money as Jim.  How much money did Jim have at first?

# Percentage word problem

Amanda sells subscriptions for jazz magazine. For each subscription sale,she receives a 15% commission. A subscription sells for \$25. If Amanda sells 5 subscription per week,how much will she...

# Can anyone help me with these percentage of change/precentage problems?

Roberto farms a tract of land that typically yields 69.6 kilograms of peas. A fertilizer manufacturer claims that its fertilizer will produce a 60% increase in the yield. What total amount...

# word problem

an investor invested a total \$2900 in two mutual funds, one fund earned 7% where the other earned 2%, the investors total profit was \$148. what was the amount invested in the fund that earned...

# a recipe calls for 3 cups of flour. all you have in the kitchen is a talespoon. if you need to triple the recipe,how many tablespoons of flour will need?

a recipe calls for 3 cups of flour. all you have in the kitchen is a tablespoon. if you need to triple the recipe, how many tablespoon of flour will you need?

# If Pinocchio said, "My nose is about to grow", what would happen?

If you could analogize this in a mathematical/philosophical proof, rationalize the result.

# rate of planes flying in opposite directions at different speeds

Two airplanes leave the airport at the same time, traveling in opposite directions. One plane travels 30 mph faster than the other. After 3 hours, the planes are 3150 miles apart. What is the rate...

# a manhole cover has a diameter of 3 ft. What is the length of the brass grip-strip that enciricles the cover, making it easier to manage?

a manhole cover ha diameter of 3 ft. What is the length of the brass grip-strip that encircles the cover ,making it easier to manage?

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