Delaney would like to make a 5 lb nut mixture that is 60% peanuts and 40% almonds. She has several pounds of peanuts and several pounds of a mixture that is 20% peanuts and 80% almonds. Let p represent...

Delaney would like to make a 5 lb nut mixture that is 60% peanuts and 40% almonds. She has several pounds of peanuts and several pounds of a mixture that is 20% peanuts and 80% almonds. Let p represent...

Suppose there are only 10 families in the US, and that the average wealth is $800 per family. If wealth were evenly distributed, how much would each of the 10 families have? That is, if all 100 families...

A contractor is installing carpet in a new house. The rectangular living room has an area of 96 square feet, and the length is twelve feet less than three times the width of the room. What are the...

When a fraction has a numerator that is one less than twice an unknown number and a denominator that is that unknown number, the fraction will be greater than the unknown number increased by four...

A box’s volume is equal to 600 cubic inches. If the width of the box is 7 inches less than the length, and the height is 10 inches less than the length, find the dimensions of the box.

Katie is buying packages of construction paper. In each package there are 6 white sheets and 18 colored sheets. How many colored sheets does he buys 14 white sheets?

A pizza box’s dimensions are such that the width is 5 times the height and the length is 10 times the height. Find the dimensions if the total volume of the pizza box is 1,350 cubic inches

Story problem involving boat speed and current speed

Fuel tanks are being filled to accommodate trucks traveling down a highway. If 54 gallons of fuel will fill 4 tanks, how many gallons will be needed to fill 9 tanks?

What is each students score

Jenny was walking down a wooded path. For 4 minutes, the elevation dropped uniforml. Altogether it dropped 12 feet. What was the change in elevation during the first minute?

The album The Best of Radiohead, by Radiohead, has a list price of $12.58, and the album The King of Limbs, by Radiohead, has a list price of $9.58. If iTunes' total sales of both albums in one week...

A steel rod expands by 0.2500% for every 100 degree rise in temp. How long would a 63.86cm rod be after it's subject to 100 degree rise in temp?

top of a manhole cover has an area of 804 in^2. what is the diameter of the cover

find the width and length

I was suppose to eat 2730 calories. But I ate 3692 calories. I want to figure out how many calories I have left if I don't count 970 calories from a morning binge.

Chart to use: 2005 -716,730 million 2000 -377,559 million 1995 -96,384 million 1990 -80,864 million 1985 -121,880 million All numbers are neg.

a homebuilder wants to use a logo shown on the sign. which expression can be used to find the perimeter of the logo? b*h = 4 * 2

i dont really get how to do this problem.

if hotdog buns come in a package of 9 and all beef franks come in a package of 11, then what's the fewest number of people you could serve a hotdog to and not have any partial packages left over?...