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A farmer's land is separated into 5 equally sized sections. If the farmer owns a total of 9 1/6 acres of land, how many acres are in each section?   Write your answer as a mixed...

A construction crew has just finished building a road. The road is 8 kilometers long. If the crew worked for 3 1/3 days, how many kilometers of road did they build each day? (Assume they...

A construction company needs to remove 3 1/6 tons of dirt from a construction site. They can remove 5/8 tons of dirt each hour. What is the total number of hours it will take to remove the...

A group of 12 people will equally split 2/3 pounds of a rare spice. How much spice will each person get?   Write your answer in simplest form.

the pay for a mathematics major graduating from college is given by the formula P=43,800+2950t were t represents years worked after colleg. how many years would a mathematic major expect to work...

I want to know how to make up an equation and then the process to solve it. I am stuck and my alg. 2 teacher's explaining is confusing.