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If a dredge could lift 50 tons more of sand per minute, it would take 10 minutes less time to lift 10,000 tons. How many tons can the dredge lift per minute?   Should I solve by... more

Ratio of ages of John and Samy is 3:5. In 6 years time, the ratio will be 3:4. How old is Samy.

The ratio of the ages of John and Samy is 3:5. In 6 years' time the ratio of theiron ages will be 3:4. How old is Samy?

Technicians paid $24 a day, Packers paid $20 a day. 540 workers total and total wage is $12'000 per day. Find the number of Technicians and Packers.

In a factory, the technicians are paid $24 a day and the packers  $20. If there are 540 workers and the total wage bill per day is $12'000, find the number of technicians and the number of packers... more

describe and correct error t^2-5t=7

discriminant is negative. describe and corrct

A purse contains $1.35 in nickels and dimes. In all there are 15 coins. How many coins of each kind are there?

This question Is a topic on algebra 1 math word problems.. They are sometimes confusing to me. Help would be great. I need this exact question explained or at least answered.. thank you !

Algebra 1 word problem

Emily rows 6 miles downstream and in 1 hour. Her fiend Ashley, who is rowing 1 mph faster completes the trip in 2 hours.    1) Find the speed each girl is rowing at.    2) if Emily and Ashley... more

What is the perimeter of the rectangle?

For a particular rectangle, three times the width is 10 meters longer than the length. The area of the rectangle is 312 square meters. What is the perimeter of the rectangle?

Algebra worded problem

The combined area of a square and a rectangle is 57 square feet. The width of the rectangle is 3 feet more than the length of a side of the square, and the length of the rectangle is 5 feet more... more

College algebra

a rectangle patio has an area of x^3 + 12x^2+20x - 96. Find the length if the width is x-2. 

Warun Enterprises produces castings for the motor industry. The fixed costs are £110 and the variable cost per casting is £7

Warun Enterprises produces castings for the motor industry. The fixed costs are £110 and the variablecost per casting is £7Calculate the formula and show an equation for total costs (c) in terms of... more

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forty liters of a 60% disinfectant solution are to be mixed with a 20% solutionto dilute it to a20% solution. How much of the 10% solution must be used

Subtract (5x−6)^2 from 9x^2 and simplify completely

This word problem is part of our weekly set of problems and I'm sure I have the right answer but it keeps telling me I'm wrong so I was hoping to see what I'm doing wrong and get the right answer.

Math problem

The length of a certain rectangle is six more than three times its width. If the width of the rectangle is 4 units, what is its length?

Marlene made 16 field goals. The field goals can only be 2 or 3 pointers. How many 2 point field goals and 3 point field goals did Marlene score?

 This is a question that I need to be answered ASAP. It's simple but i don't know the work.

A $2,000 bond earns 10% interest per year, compounded annually.

A. Write a function, V, that models the value of the bond t years after it is purchased.   B. What is the value of the bond 2 years after it is purchased?

Four lengths measuring 6 1/4 inches, 9 3/16 inches, 7 1/8 inches and 5 9/32 inches are cut from 48 inches of cable. How much is left?

Four lengths measuring 6 1/4 inches, 9 3/16 inches, 7 1/8 inches and 5 9/32 inches are cut from 48 inches of cable. How much is left? 

How many words did Bill's page contain initially?

George's page contains twice as many typed words as Bill's page and Bill's page contains 50 fewer words than Charlie's page. If each person can type 70 words per minute, after one minute, the... more

After how many months would the total amount paid be the same for both dealers? What would that amount be?

Kenya plans to make a down payment plus monthly payments in order to buy a motorcycle. At one dealer she would pay $2,450 down and $175 each month. At another dealer, she would pay $3,050 down and... more

After how many months will Xian and Kai have the same number of stamps? How many stamps will each have?

Xian and his cousin Kai both collect stamps. Xian has 64 stamps, and Kai has 68 stamps. The boys recently joined different stamp-collecting clubs. Xian's club will send him 12 new stamps per month.... more

a volcano erupts, one piece of ash was ejected from the volcano with an initial velocity 368ft per/sec... The height is given with the equation H=-16t^2 +368t

We need to find out when does the ash projectile reach its maximum height. What is the maximum height. Last, when does the ash projectile reach the ground.   H=height in feet  T= time in... more
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