A construction company is digging basement for a house. The length is 45 feet more than the width, and the height is 19 feet less than the width. If the volume of the basement is 24,750 cubic...

A construction company is digging basement for a house. The length is 45 feet more than the width, and the height is 19 feet less than the width. If the volume of the basement is 24,750 cubic...

The negative of a certain number divided by three more than that number is less than four more than the number. Find the solutions that satisfy this inequality.

A boat leaves port at 4:00 and travels at 12 knots. A second boat leaves pet at 5:00 and travels at 14 knots. How long does it take the second boat to catch up to the first?

The length of a toy box is two feet more than the width, and the height is 1 foot less than the width. If the volume of the toy box is 8 cubic feet, what are itâ€™s dimensions?

A shoe company needs a shoebox that has a volume of 288 cubic inches. If the width of the shoebox needs to be 6 inches less than the length and the height needs to be 8 inches less than the length,...

I've been given twenty-four words and only have one or two ideas on what to write. I would like to see what you guys have to say. It's only a short story for ages between 13-15. Here are the words...

A designer is drawing a scale model of a living room. The scale is such that1/4" on the plan represents 1 foot in the living room. If the sofa is 6' 8" long, how long is it on the...

The current in a stream is 5 mph. Akiva takes a trip upriver and it takes 6 hours. The trip back downriver takes 5 hours. What is the speed of the boat in still water?

Francine and Cheryl received equal scores on a test made up of multiple choice questions and an essay. Francine got 34 multiple choice questions correct and received 14 points for her essay. Cheryl...

Colombian coffee beans cost $5.50 per pound, while Peruvian coffee beans cost $4.25 per pound. We want to mix the beans together so as to produce a 40 pound bag, costing $4.60 per pound. How...

The figure to the right indicates that a university is located 3.2 miles west and 3.6 miles south of the center of the city. A seismograph on the campus shows that a small earthquake occurred.The...

The population of an octopus increased by 2% from 2000-2003. If the population was at 2,000,000 on dec 31 2003, then what would the population have been on Jan 1 2000? Round to the nearest thousand...

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A stamp collection consists of 8-cent, 13-cent and 18 cent stamps. The number of 8-cent stamps is twice the number of 18-cent stamps. There are 3 more 13-cent stamps than 18-cent stamps. The total...

your income between 38000 and 92000. Your income tax is $5700 plus 28% if the amount over 38100. If your tax bill is $12,112, What was your income?

Chuck and Dana agree to meet in Chicago. Chuck travels 208 miles in the same time Dana travels 192 miles. If chuck's rate of speed is 4 mph more than danas, and they travel the same length of time,...

a rectangular solar collector has a width of 10.3ft and a length of 18.2ft. how many watts can this collector generate if the collector can generate 12.5 watts per square ft.

A pound of cashews sells for $6.00 per pound and a pound of peanuts sells for $3.00 per pound. If you would like to make a 5 pound mixture of peanuts and cashews at a cost of $5.00 per pound, how...

After 60% of the votes are counted candidate A is leading 60 that means that B must get what percent of the remaining vote to have the same number of votes as A?

is is about fractions and their receprocals 1-4 is a fraction