1,384 Answered Questions for the topic Linear Equations

#### HELP!! I dont understand this word problem!

An investment is worth $3980 in 1994. By 1999 it has grown to$6380. Let y be the value of the investment in the year x, where x=0 represents 1994. Write a linear equation that relates the value of... more
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02/15/15

#### Sal added 1.2 gallons of water to a bucket that was already half full. The total volume of water after Sal added 1.2 gallons was 3.7 gallons. Write the equation

Please write a linear equation to find the total capacity, c , of the bucket.
Linear Equations

02/13/15

2b=6a-14 3a-b=7
Linear Equations

02/13/15

#### Input the equation of the given line in standard form. The line with m = -1/2 and the point (-2, -3).

this question regards linear equations and i'm not sure as to what m stands for and i dont know the process of putting this into standard form
Linear Equations

02/12/15

#### find the dimension of the rectangle that has a perimeter of 44 inches and a legth that is two more than three times the width

find the dimension of the rectangle that has a perimeter of 44 inches and a legth that is two more than three times the width. I need to get te the:   x = ______________ =... more
Linear Equations

02/11/15

Linear Equations

02/05/15

#### I need some help with a word problem, the instructions get a little too complicated for me, which is why I'm in a math prep class in college.

An actor invests some money at 8% and $25000 more than four times the amount at 9%. The total annual interest earned from the investment is$54170. How much did he invest at each amount
Linear Equations

02/05/15

#### Linear equation, y = mx + b

Ann is 2x years old, and Dave is 3y years old. Ann is 3 times older than Dave. H2 years later, if you add Ann's and Dave's age together then you will get 28. What is Ann's and Dave's age?
Linear Equations

02/03/15

Linear Equations

01/28/15

#### what distance will the constable catch the thief

thief is running at a speed of 6km/h and police is chasing with a speed of 8km/h and the distance between them is 500m
Linear Equations

01/27/15

a dealer sold 200 tennis racquets. some were sold at $18 each, and the rest$33 each. the total receipts from these sales were $4800. how many of each racquets were sold? Linear Equations 01/23/15 #### liner problem (d) Editing and printing proofs of the photos cost the photographer$5.79 each. The photographer also has to pay salaries of \$400 for the day. Write an equation for the profit P made by the... more
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01/22/15

#### What is the mass for each type?

One type of granola is 30% fruit and another type is 15% fruit. What mass of each type of granola should be mixed to make 600g of granola that is 21% fruit?
Linear Equations Linear Systems

01/22/15

#### Does (5,-6) satisfy the equation 3x-2y-26=0 ?

Does (5,-6) satisfy the equation 3x-2y-26=0 ?
Linear Equations

01/21/15

#### How much of the 30% solution should the chemist use?

A chemist is mixing a 30% salt solution with a 20% salt solution to make 40 L of a new solution that will contain 25% salt. How much of the 30% solution should the chemist use?
Linear Equations

01/21/15

#### Find the speed of the plane with no wind and the windspeed.

It took an airplane 4hours to fly 1,600mi against a headwind. The return trip with the wind took 313hours. Find the speed of the plane with no wind and the windspeed.

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