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The sum of two numbers is 10. The sum of their reciprocals is 5/12. What are the numbers?

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Find the amount invested in the first, second, and third account

Mary invested a total of $36,000 in 3 different bank accounts. One account pays an annual interest rate of 3% the second account pays 4% annual interest and the third account pays 5% annual... more

How many musicians were in the band?

A military band was marching in formation. At first, the marchers formed a perfect square with an equal number of columns and rows, but then changed formation and became a rectangle with 5 more... more

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The simple interest earned by a certain amount of money varies jointly as therate of interest and the time (in years) that the money is invested. If $140 isearned for the money invested at 7% for 5... more

a driver averaged 45 miles per hour and took 11 hours to travel between two cities. What is the distance between the two cities

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adult tickets for the game cost $3.50 each and student tickets cost $1.50 each. A total of 250 tickets worth $505 were sold. How many student tickets were sold

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The number of males is five more than three times the number of females. If the total number students 73 how many of each gender are in the classroom

 The number of males in the classroom is five more than three times the number of females. It’s a total of number of students is 73, how many of each gender are in the classroom? Solve algebraically

One leg of a right triangle is 3 inches more than twice the length of the other leg

One leg of a right triangle is 3 inches more than twice the length of the other leg. The hypotenuse is 9 inches more than the shorter leg. Find the lengths of all sides

Find three consecutive integers such that the sum of the first and the third is 57 less than 5 times the second.

It's a world problem-solving. You have to find the three consecutive integers


A cabin cruiser traveling with the current went 60 mi in 3 hrs. Against the current, it took 5 hrs to travel the same distance. Find the rate of the cabin cruiser in calm water and the rate of the... more

What is the equation of a line that has a y-intercept of 2 and passes through the point (12,4)?

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7 less than a number is 4 more than a different number

Is it x-7=z+4

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The difference if 3/8 a larger number and 10 times a smaller number is 5 find both numbers if the larger number is 48/5 more than 8 times the smaller number

The total cost of a sandwich, a glass of milk, and an apple is $3.50. (Other part of the question is down below)

The milk costs one and a half times as much as the apple. The sandwich costs $1.40 more than the apple. What's the price of each?

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Lily invested a total of $51,000 in two accounts. One account pays 5.5% interest annually; the other pays 6.9% interest annually. At the end of the year, Lily earned a total interest of $2,847. How... more

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You poured some 10% alcohol solution and some 12% alcohol solution into a mixing container. Now you have 500 grams of 11.36% alcohol solution. How many grams of 10% solution and how many grams of... more

Flying into the wind, an aircraft made an 1100km trip in 2hrs. Same aircraft can make the same trip in 1h 50 min if flown with the wind.

Find the speed of the aircraft. how do you find the speed and what equation would it be to represent going into the wind and with the wind? 

The # of student tickets sold was equal to 3 times the # of adult tickets sold decreased by 56. Student tickets cost $3.50 and adults $5.

The total receipts were $2005. How many adult tickets were sold? I don't know how to write the equation for this. Pls help me solve this

In a certain​ year, two baseball players hit a total of 104 home runs. Player X hit 10 more home runs than player Y. How many home runs did each player​ hit?

In a certain year, two baseball players hit a total of 104 home runs. Player X hit 10 more home runs than player Y. How many home runs did each player hit?

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A waitress sold 13 ribeye steak dinners and  26 grilled salmon dinners, totaling $597.19 on a particular day. Another day she sold  25 ribeye steak dinners and  13 grilled salmon dinners, totaling... more

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the width of a rectangle is 7 feet less than its length. If the area of the rectangle is 170 squared feet, then find the length and width

How many shirts and trousers did he buy?

Isaac is going to boarding school. He buys school shirts at €35 each and trousers at €49 each. Altogether he buys 9 items, and their total cost is €357. How many shirts and how many trousers did he... more
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