John takes 2 hours longer than Andrew to peel 600 pounds of apples. If together they can peel 600 pounds of apples in 8 hours, then how long would it take John to peel the apples working alone?

John takes 2 hours longer than Andrew to peel 600 pounds of apples. If together they can peel 600 pounds of apples in 8 hours, then how long would it take John to peel the apples working alone?

(4x+1)/(x—8) — (2)/(x+2) — (8x+16)/(x^2—6x—16)

Bob drove 120 km in traffic. On the returning trip, he drove twice as fast. The total time was 4 hours. What was the rate for each direction?

Just need answer and explanation why?

a canal has a current of 2 mph. find the speed of Vanessa's remote-controlled boat in still water if it would go 11 miles downstream in the same time that it goes 8 miles upstream.

You recently bought and planted some pea shoots. So far they have grown 5 inches in a week. At that rate, how much will they have grown at the end of 30 days?

A cheetah can run 20 miles per hour faster than a lion. A cheetah can run seven miles in the same time that a lion can run 5 miles. Find the speed of each animal.

Solve this problem using five steps for problem solving (familiarize, translate, carry out, check, state). A cheetah can run 20 miles per hour faster than a lion. A cheetah can run...

(1/(x+3)) - (x/(x2-9))=-(2/(x-3))

(1/x)=(1/(4-x))

when x is divided by 12 the remainder is 7 when x is divided by 11 the remainder is 7 when x is divided by 10 the average is 7 what is the value of x

simplify this expression: (t3 - 9t) / (t(t+3)3) ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Consider the expression (x2...

find the values of t for which the expression is undefined: (t3 - 9t) / (t(t+3)3)

A person swims 11 miles downriver in the same time they can swim 7 miles upriver. The speed of the current is 4 miles per hour. Find the speed of the person in still water

I need to rational numbers if possible!

Solve this problem using five steps for problem solving (familiarize, translate, carry out, check, state). A canal has a current of 2 mph. find the speed of Vanessa's remote-controlled...

Solve this problem using five steps for problem solving (familiarize, translate, carry out, check, state). You recently bought and planted some pea shoots. So far they have grown 5...

The distance between Atlanta, Georgia, and Albuquerque, New Mexico, is about 1270 miles. The groundspeed for jet traffic from Albuquerque to Atlanta can be about 18% faster than the groundspeed from...

Simplify completely: 2/3 - x 9/7 + x

Ruth and Jerry go for a jog in Texas. Ruth jogs while Jerry roller-blades. Jerry roller blades 3 miles per hour faster than Ruth jogs. When Jerry has roller bladed 5.7 miles, Ruth has jogged 3.3 miles...

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