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# There are 5 members in a group. 3 members are can be chosen to go on a trip. How many different groups of 3 can there be?

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wallace and vernonville are 112 miles part. A car leaves wallace traveling towards vernonville and another car leaves vernonville at the same time traveling towards wallace. The car leaving wallace...

IF A PLANE CAN TRAVEL 480 MILES PER HOUR WITH THE WIND AND 380 MILES PER HOUR AGAINST THE WIND , FIND THE SPEED OF THE PLANE IN STILL AIR

at the beginning of a walk Roberto and juanita are 6.6 miles apart. If they leave at the same time and walk in the same direction Roberto overtakes Juanita in 11 hrs. If they walk towards each other...

Salem and Vernonville and 128 miles apart. A car leaves Salem traveling towards Vernonville, and another car leaves vernonville at the same time, traveling towards Salem. The car leaving Salem averages...

There are 22 full-time employees at the shop. New employees receive \$9.50 per hour, while experienced workers average \$12.90 per hour. The company spends \$273.60 per hour in wages. Find the number...

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If a person were walking at the average speed of 2.5 mph from District 12 to District 13 and it takes a week to get there, how fast is the hovercraft traveling from District 12 to District 13, which...

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Scott have 24 apples, He used 1/3 of them for apple pie,1/4 of them to make apple crisp , and kept  the rest for after snacks for his children. how many apples did Scott keep for snacks...

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the larger number of two number is 3less than four times the smaller.  When the smaller number is subracted from the larger, the difference is 6. Find the numbers

# I don't know how to answer algebraic word problems.

My teacher didn't explain this to me very well and now I need help because there is a test on Monday.

# 2 people on bikes riding towards eachother. One is riding at 15 mph and the other is riding at 20 mph. the dog is running back and fouth between the 2 bikes at

how do I solve this?  stuck

# Bob is older than Emily by 40 years. In 5 years Bob will be five times older than Emily.

What are both their ages

# COIN WORD PROBLEM

A newspaper carrier has \$4.10 in change. He has 4 more quarters than dimes but 3 times as many nickels as quarters. How many of each coin does he have.

# A hotel manager found that his gross receipts for the day, including a 6% sales tax, were \$4459.42. Find the amount of sales tax collected.

I just need help setting up the problem.

# Bobo is training 2 new dogs. He trains the first dog Buddy every 4 days and the second dog Julie every 6 days How often will he be training both Buddy and Julie

Garrrett Warren is training 2 new dogs. He trains the first dog, Buddy, every 4 days and the second dog, Julie, every 6 days How often will he be training both Buddy and Julie on the same day

# How many cans of corn does he buy?

Alex Stocks up for the winter. He buys 32 cans of Vegetables. He buys 80 cents per can for tomatoes and 40 cents per can of corn, for a total cost of \$18.0

# word problem / fractions

fran and winston have a combined income of \$80000. one quarter of winstons income is equal to one sixth of fans income. how much does each person make?

# a girl rows a boat 6 miles upstream in 3 hours. she returns 6 miles downstream in 2 hours. how fast does she go each way?

I think the answer is 2 mph in still water and 3mph in the current

# How long after they start will the runners meet?

Two runners, starting at the same time, run towards each other from opposite ends of an 8 mile trail. One runner is running at a rate of 5 mph, and the other is running at a rate of 7 mph. How long...

# Tricky Word Problems

a two-digit number is a positive integer greater than 10 but is not a prime number. when its digits are reversed, the result is 45 less than the original number, and is a perfect square. Give the...