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Algebra Word Problem

09/28/18

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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
Algebra Word Problem

09/28/18

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
Algebra Word Problem

09/27/18

Joe makes and sells fleece blankets. it costs $5.95 for the fabric for each blanket and $175 per month to rent the machine. He sells the blankets for $25.95 eac

We want to find the number of blankets he must sell to earn a profit each month
Algebra Word Problem

09/27/18

How can i solve this word problem

2 different trains leave the station in opposite directions the first train is traveling 48mph and the second train 55mph how long will it take for both of the trains to be 618 miles apartSolve for... more
Algebra Word Problem

09/27/18

write a expression that could be used to determine the amount of time (x) it would take for the pool to be compleatly drained

a swimming pool is being drained at a constant rate of 1.75 gallons per minuet. the pool contains a total of 525 gallons of water
Algebra Word Problem Algebra Algebra Question

09/27/18

Write a function rule for the area of a triangle whose base is 4ft more than the height. How does the area of the triangle change as the height changes? Explain

My teacher wants me to find the equation in the word problem and to explain how the area changes if the height is also changed. But im stuck on the equation part.
Algebra Word Problem

09/26/18

Josh and Scott had a football game this weekend. Josh had twice as many tackles as Scott. If together they had 15 tackles, how many did Josh have? Scott?

Josh and Scott had a football game this weekend. Josh had twice as many tackles as Scott. If together they had 15 tackles, how many did Josh have? Scott?
Algebra Word Problem Algebra 2 Algebra Help

09/26/18

Please help ASAP! Algebra word problem....

Suppose that the cost function for the production of a particular item is given by the function C(x)=2x2−320x+12,020, where x represents the number of items. How many items should be produced to... more
Algebra Word Problem

09/25/18

The length of a rectangle is 3 times the width. The perimeter is 96cm. Find the width and the length?

The length of a rectangle is 3 times the width. The perimeter is 96cm. Find the width and the length?
Algebra Word Problem

09/25/18

Lynne lives 12 miles from peg whose house is in a direct line between Lynn's house and a tennis club .

Lynn's car odometer read 45,042 miles when she left home to pick up peg to get to the tennis club.  however  4 miles past pegs  peg realized she forgot her racket .  they drove back to get it .... more
Algebra Word Problem

09/25/18

Seven monsters can scare all children from one school in six days. Working at the same rate, how many monsters are needed to scare the school in forty two days?

okay so what I did was 6 days x 7 = 42 days so 7 monsters x 7= 49 monsters but it is still saying it is wrong
Algebra Word Problem

09/24/18

a person run 5000 feet in 9 mins. what is the persons speed in feet per min to the nearest hundred?

i need help with solving this question
Algebra Word Problem Algebra 2

09/24/18

algebra 2 question

the function for the cost of materials to make a hat is f(x)=1/2x+1, where x is the number of hats. The function for the selling price of those hats is g(f(x)), where g(x)=x+2. Find the selling... more
Algebra Word Problem

09/24/18

question is in the description because it was too long

The Little Town Arts Center charges $25 for adults, $14 for seniors, and $7 for children for their Sunday afternoon performances. This past Sunday, the paid revenue was $11680 for 790 tickets sold.... more
Algebra Word Problem

09/24/18

A rectangle has a length at least one less than three times the width...

If the perimeter is greater than or equal to 46 inches, find the smallest possible width and length.
Algebra Word Problem

09/24/18

Find the speed of the wind if the speed of the plain in still air is 180 mph.

Joel traveled againt the wind in a small plane for 3hr. The return trip with the wind took 2.8 hr.
Algebra Word Problem

09/23/18

You and a friend share the driving time on a 280 mile trip. Your average speed is 58 mph, your friends is 53 mph. You drove one hour longer than your friend.

No room for last sentence. How many hours did each of you drive?
Algebra Word Problem

09/23/18

A chemist needs to make 50 ounces of a 20% alcohol solution by mixing together a 10% alcohol solution with a 50% alcohol solution. How much should they use?

No room to completely write last sentence. How much of each solution should they use?
Algebra Word Problem

09/23/18

There are 396 persons in a theater. If the ratio of women to men is 2:3, and the ratio of men to children is 1:2, how many men are in the theater?

This is a algebra word problem. Help to solve!  Thank YOu!  
Algebra Word Problem Algebra Algebra Help

09/22/18

3066 tires between 2 shifts shift 1 made more shift 2 made 70 less tires than 10/4 of shift 1. How many made in shift 2?

A tire company produced 3066 tires in one day working two shifts. The second shift produced 70 tires fewer than ten dash fourths of the number of tires produced by the first shift. Determine the... more
Algebra Word Problem

09/22/18

Adm has $490. He spends $210 on food. He then divides the rest of the money into 4 parts which he then gave away 3 parts. He finds $50 on the road.

Write an algebraic expression for this problem
Algebra Word Problem

09/22/18

chloe used 1/4 a bag of sugar in a cupcake recipe the next day she used 1/2 of the amount of sugar she used in another recipe how many bags of sugar did she use

i have been having a sub teacher for 3 weeks and the teacher doesnt know how to do Alg 2.  
Algebra Word Problem Algebra

09/21/18

Candy Store Word Problem. Please help explain one part.

Doug and Steve went to the candy store. Doug bought 5 pieces of fudge and 3 piecesof bubble gum for a total of $5.70. Steve bought 2 pieces of fudge and 10 pieces ofbubble gum for a total of $3.60.... more
Algebra Word Problem

09/21/18

A chemist wishes to mix a solution that is 8​% acid..

A chemist wishes to mix a solution that is 8% acid. She has on hand 10 liters of a 4% acid solution and wishes to add some 12% acid solution to obtain the desired 8% acid solution. How much 12%... more
Algebra Word Problem

09/21/18

Algebra Word Problem

You are redecorating your room and the only thing left to paint is your door. You're only going to paint the side that faces the inside of your room. The door is 6 feet 8 inches tall and 30 inches... more
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