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# In 16 days, i get 624 cards from my friends, sooooo, how many cards do i have in 78 days? (answer)

Simply - 624/16 = x/78 * 78. Therefore, x=3,042 cards in 78 days.  I think you are trying to figure out how you work with 624 and 78, not being divisible.  Basically, if you get 624 cards in 16 days, divide 624 by 16 to find out the number of cards you receive per day (39). Then multiply...

# Suppose you were given \$1000 from your uncle. You deposited that money in a bank and added \$70 per month.. (answer)

\$1,000 + \$70(X) = S   (X IS THE NUMBER OF MONTHS YOU DEPOSITED \$70) \$1,000 + \$70(X) = \$10,000

# A person drinks 4 cups of fat-free milk in a day and wants to consume 70 per day of protein. What percentage of that protein is obtained from the milk? (answer)

This is easier than you think and a very good example. (Gildrette has some grammar and spelling errors above, i.e., multiple should be "multiply" and procentage should be "percentage") We know that 4 cups * 9 grams of protein = 36 grams of protein 36 grams of protein...

# Why has the word "take" been so widely supplanted by "bring"? ... It seems nowadays no one takes anything away but "brings" it. (answer)

You take something away.  Then you bring something back.  Unfortunately, people are prone to misuse the two, due to laziness or ignorance.  A shop-lifter takes a sweater.  The police bring it back!