101 Answered Questions for the topic College Algebra Word Problems

College Algebra Word Problems

09/12/18

#### An advertiser goes to a printer and is charged $39 for 60 copies of one flyer and $50 for 236 copies of another flyer.

An advertiser goes to a printer and is charged $39 for 60 copies of one flyer and $50 for 236 copies of another flyer.The printer charges a fixed setup cost plus a charge for every copy of the...
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09/10/18

#### The sum of the three smallest of four consecutive odd integers is 30 greater than the largest integer. What is the largest integer?

I need help figuring out the equation and how you got them. I have trouble with word problems and would like some help. Please and thank you!

College Algebra Word Problems

07/08/18

#### How many pounds of walnuts at .87 per pound should be mixed with 10 lb of pecans at 1.29 per pound to give a mixture worth 1.17 per pound?

I don’t under stand how to set the equation up so if someone can please break it down to me and show me how it’s done I appreciate you very much

College Algebra Word Problems

05/09/18

#### invested part of his $ 26 comma 000$26,000 advance at 8 %8% annual simple interest and the rest at 9 %9% annual simple interest. If his total yearly interest

amount invested at 8%
amount invested at 9%

College Algebra Word Problems

04/19/18

#### Let f(x)=x^2-x+2 and g(x)=3x-4 find g(6) and f(g(6))

g(6) (simplify your answer)

College Algebra Word Problems

03/18/18

#### Algebraic word problem dealing with interest

You invest $18,000 in two accounts paying 8% and 7% annual interest respectively. If the total interest you earn for the year is $1300, how much did you invest at each rate?

College Algebra Word Problems

02/06/18

#### Farmer Ed has 4500meters of fencing, and wants to enclose a rectangular plot that borders on a river.

Solve for the largest closed in area.

02/06/18

#### How much heavy cream and low-fat milk should you combine in order to obtain 2 cups of half and half?

You need half and half (with a fat content of 13%), but you only have heavy cream (with a fat content of 37%) and low-fat milk (with a fat content of 1%). How much heavy cream and low-fat milk...
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01/28/18

#### solving linear equations and inequalities

building lot A requires $50,000 down plus an additional $100 per square foot. Building lot B requires $60,000 down plus an additional $50 per square foot. What size lot would make the two lots the...
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College Algebra Word Problems

11/26/17

#### i have this for a project but i dont know how to solve it

A polar bear runs 20 mph how long will it take him to run 1609 meters? How far will it run in 3 seconds? 10 seconds? 1 minute?

College Algebra Word Problems

11/21/17

#### ken purchased 40 tickets to a concert. adult tickets cost $12 and childrens tickets cost $8. if the total cost is $368, how many adult tickets were bought

i️ need help answering it

College Algebra Word Problems

11/21/17

#### Write an equation containing the points (7,6) and perpendicular to 3x-8y=69

really need to answer this by today !!!!!!

College Algebra Word Problems

10/02/17

#### A parking meter contains dimes and quarters worth $11.75. There are 53 coins in all. Find how many each there are.

A parking meter contains dimes and quarters worth $11.75. There are 53 coins in all. Find how many of each there are.

College Algebra Word Problems

09/25/17

#### 2. perpendicular to the line y=-4x+4; containing the point (1,4)

2. perpendicular to the line y=-4x+4; containing the point (1,4)

09/22/17

#### What is the standard form of the equation of the circle?

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...
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09/19/17

#### How do you solve this problem and what does the answer end up being?

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...
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College Algebra Word Problems

09/05/17

#### two angles are complimentary. if the measure of one angle is two degrees less than three times the measure of the second, find the measure of each angle

two angles are complimentary. if the measure of one angle is two degrees less than three times the measure of the second, find the measure of each angle

#### Algebra question help

A cone has volume V=⅓πr2h, where r is the radius of the cone's base and h is the height of the cone. Find the height in centimeters of a cone with volume 96πcm3 and radius 6 centimeters.
Note π...
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College Algebra Word Problems

08/02/17

#### How much of each brand should she use?

A chef is going to use a mixture of two brands of Italian dressing. The first brand contains 6% vinegar, and the second brand contains 11% vinegar. The chef wants to make 240 milliliters of a...
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College Algebra Word Problems

05/29/17

#### Find the values of a in the domain of f, for which f(a) equals the given number.

f(x)=x2-2x-17; f(a)=-2

College Algebra Word Problems

04/30/17

#### Exponential and logarithmic models

The half-life of Palladium-100 is 4 days. After 24 days a sample of Palladium-100 has been reduced to a mass of 1 mg.

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04/24/17

#### Rebecca picked 5/8 of a bushel of blueberries yesterday. Today, she picked 5/7 of a bushel of blueberries. How much more did she pick today than yesterday?

I need to know how many more she picked yesterday than today?

College Algebra Word Problems

03/14/17

#### A grocery store bought milk for $2.60 per half gallon and stored it in two refrigerators.

A grocery store bought milk for $2.60 per half gallon and stored it in two refrigerators. During the night, one refrigerator malfunctioned and ruined 15 half gallons. If the remaining milk is sold...
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College Algebra Word Problems

02/17/17

#### How many gallons of a 90% antifreeze solution must be mixed with 60 gallons of 25% antifreeze to get a mixture that is 80% antifreeze?

How many gallons of a 90% antifreeze solution must be mixed with 60 gallons of 25% antifreeze to get a mixture that is 80% antifreeze?

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02/08/17

#### Solve the equation

A man has 40 ft. of fencing to put around a rectangular garden. If the length is 4 times the width, find the dimensions of his garden. length ftwidth ft

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