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Billy was counting the number of wheels and bike seats at the playground. He saw tricycles and bicycles. He counted 79 wheels and 28 seats. How many bicycles did Billy see?...

Your at a restaurant and your dinner comes with a salad, entree, and your choice of 3 sides. The house salad has either ranch, blue cheese or Italian dressing, entree choices are meatloaf, fried chicken,...

The Nature Trail at Lincoln Park is a half mile long total. If Lane has already walked of the way, how many miles has he walked? Draw a model, diagram, or picture.

A car is moving at a rate of 28 miles per hour, and the diameter of its wheels is about 2 1/3 feet. Find the number of revolutions per minute the wheels are rotating.

You have a standard 9 inch apple pie that is 1 1/4" deep and has a density of 1.11 g/cm3 . Your big brother helps himself to 1/4 of the pie. How many pounds of pie do you have left?

Veronica has been saving dimes and quarters.  She has 94 coines in all, and the total value of her coins is \$19.30.  How many dimes and how many quarters does she have.

In a purse misty has \$1.91, including one more nickel than quarters. She also has twice as many dimes as nickles. But, she also has eight more pennies than dimes. How many of each of the four coins...

Kerry has \$10,000 to invest for her future. She puts part of the money into stocks which earn 6% annually. She also places the remaining money into a mutual fund which earns 7% annually. The total...

Little Lucy has \$2.62 in her bank. She has fourteen more nickels than dimes and two more pennies than nickels. What is the equation?    How many dimes:? How many nickles:? How...

Wendy has \$10,000 in her savings. She is going to invest part of the money in a stock which yields 6% per year. She will invest the rest of the money in a money market fund which earns 8% per year...

Anya's grandfather gives her a collection of souvenir tokens.  He gives her 9 tokens from the 1960s, 12 tokens from the 1970s, and 21 tokens from the 1980s.  She wants to make a display...

Mr. Ed has \$5000 to invest in the stock market. Stock A yields 5% and stock B yields 8%. How much does Mr. Ed need to invest in each stock to receive an annual return of \$316?