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# The sum of two numbers is 2 and twice their difference is 4. What are these numbers

Word questions are hard for me. Please show me how to work the problem also

# a worker in a fast food restaurant earns a daily gross pay of \$72.00 for 8 hours of work.what is the pay rate, in dollars per hour?

what is the pay rate, in dollars per hour?

# word problem

Buried treasure. Ahmed has half of a treasure map,which indicates that the treasure is buried in the desert 2x + 6 paces from Castle Rock. Vanessa has the other half of the map. Her half indicates...

# If x mL with 30% acidic solution is mixed with y mL with 40% acidic solution, how much will z contain?

Tube with x mL with 30% solution, tube with y mL with 40% solution. Tube z has 30% solution, what is the mL?

# The sum of three consecutive numbers is 10 more than twice the largest number. What are the numbers?

Solving word problems using either one or two unknowns.

# The sum of two numbers is 0 and the sum of their squares is 2.

Word problems solved by two equations

# Word problem show work please

A farmer is planning to put in a garden next to his barn. He is planning to fence in the garden on three sides (the barn will make the fourth side). He has 100 feet of fencing to use. Find an equation...

# i need help figuring out how to work this problem

three times a number minus two times another number equals 19. The sum of the two number is 18. find the two numbers

# length of a rectangle is 1cm less than 4 times its width. area of the rectangle is 39cm2 whats width and length of the rectangle.

Trying to help my daughter with her homework and we are stuck, any help is appreciated.   Thanks

Ace Car Rental Company rents a car for \$50 per day and \$0.25 per mile driven. Laura is a customer who wants to keep her car rental bill at \$100 or less. At most how many miles can she drive in one...

Blockage of _____ would be expected to decrease the levels of transmitters within the vesicles. A) presynaptic transporters B) axonal autoreceptors C) vesicular transporters D) postsynaptic autoreceptors...

# word problem

Loudon County Phone Company charges a \$100 activation fee plus a monthly fee of \$0.05 per minute for every minute over 200 minutes each month. (So, there is no monthly charge for 0 – 200 minutes of...

# Optimization Problems

There are 50 apple trees in an orchard, and each tree produces an average of 200 apples each year. For each additional tree planted within the orchard, the average number of apples produces drop by...

# The formula d=15t describes the distance d in miles that Peter can ride his bike in t hours. How far does he ride in 3 hours?

I need help as I don't understand how to begin to figure this problem out.

# Optimization Problems

Two parabolas y=16-3x2 and y=x2-9 are drawn. A rectangle is contructed with sides parallel to the coordinate axes with the two upper vertices on the graph of y=16-3x2 and the two lower vertices...

# Optimization Problems

6 segments of a window frame are to be constructed from a piece of window framing material 6 m in length. A carpenter wants to build a frame for a rural gothic style window, where the triangle ABC...

# Optimization Problems

A piece of wire 200 cm is cut into two pieces: one a square and another a circle. Where should the cut be made if the sum of the two areas (square and circle) is to be a minimum.

# Solving fractions with word problems

three people who work full time are to work together on a project  but their total time on the project is to be equivalent to that of only one person working full time. If one of the people is...