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Hi Tutors, I need help on this word problem. This is my son's homework for Multiplication and Division Word Problems. The problem didn't say that each cup costs 4.98. It just said 5 cups...

if 3 of every 16 employees liked the companys health plan &5 of every 8 employees didnt & 150 didnt care either way, how many people liked the companys plan?

I don't know the answer because I don't really understand the question

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1. Charlie wants to build a fence around his rectangular yard. The yard is 16 feet long and has an area of 128 feet. How much fencing will Charlie need?   2. Each hour 17 or 18 planes...

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If there are two and one half billion tubes of toothpaste sold in the United States in one year, and one of ten people switched to a new brand, how many tubes of the new brand would they be buying...

A garden table and a bench cost \$450 combined. The cost of the garden table is two times the cost of the bench. What is the cost of the bench?

difference btwn 2 numbers is 25. smaller number is 1/6th the larger. what is the smaller number?

difference btwn 2 numbers is 25.  smaller number is 1/6th the larger.  what is the smaller number?

Chad has a rope that is 16 yards long. How many pieces of rope measuring 1/2 yard each can he divide his rope into?

I need help finding the answer. I am confused and don't know how to answer it.

a shoe retailer finds that she can sell 23 pairs per month when the price is \$43 per pair and that for each dollar by wich she lowers the price, her monthly sal

a shoe retailer finds that she can sell 23 pairs per month when the price is \$43 per pair and that for each dollar by which she lowers the price, her monthly sales increase by 5 pairs. If the shoes...

The sum of a number...

The sum of twice a number and 14 less than the number is the same as the difference between -26 and the number. What is the number?

After David receives a 20% raise in salary, his new salary is \$27000. What was his old salary?

After David receives a 20% raise in salary, his new salary is \$27000. What was his old salary?

the hight h of a rocket t secs. After the launch when will the rocket reach the hight of 230 feet? when will the rocket be back on the ground

given the equation h=144t-16t2 h=hight t=seconds When will the rocket reach the height of 230 feet? When will the rocket be back on the ground?

a taxi cab ride is \$2.50 for the first 1/4 mile, and \$0.40 for each additional 1/4 mile. How much would it cost to go 6/5 mile?

Solve the equation

Fifteen census takers walked. That number was 30% of all the census takers . How many collectors were out walking that day?

Fifteen census takers walked our neighborhood on Friday. That number was 30% of all the census takers who collected data that day. How many collectors were out walking that day?

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It's a linear programming word problem.   For a given week, Greg's Coffee House has available 1728 ounces of A grade coffee and 1760 ounces of B grade coffee. These are blended into 1-pound...

a helicopter that is 2000 meters above the ground at a rate of 2 meters per second. The altitude of the helicopter after t seconds is given h(t0+2000-2t.

Give the range of this function and give the domain of this function.  Algebra 1

Write a direct variation that relates c and g, where c is the # of chlorine tablets

Noah knows that his friend Ryan uses 2 small chlorine tablets a week to maintain his 10,000 gallon pool

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A family has two cars. The first car has a fuel efficiency of 15 miles per gallon of gas and the second has a fuel efficiency of 25 miles per gallon of gas. During one particular week, the two cars...

an altitude thats 671 ft more than double of the other altitude

write and evaluate an expession to find the altitude that has 4039 feet

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Goran works as a tutor for \$13 an hour and as a waiter for \$11 an hour. This month, he worked a combined total of 98 hours at his two jobs. Let t be the number of hours Goran worked as a tutor this...

Ryan is working twopart time jobs for 25 hours a week. Job A pays 6.50 and hour and job B pays 6.90. How many hours did he work in order to make \$167.70

I need help with this word problem! its introductory to Algebra. Help!!!