148 Answered Questions for the topic Solve Word Problem

02/17/18

#### Joe walks 6.47km from his house to school. He makes this journey twice a day for five days each week. What distance does he cover in a school term of 14 weeks?

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02/15/18

#### Mr Noah bought 24 boxes of oranges. There were 78 oranges in a box. He sold 1422 of the oranges and gave two ninths of the remaining oranges to his friends.

how many oranges had he left?
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02/15/18

#### David earns $900 a month. He saves two fifths of the money each month. How much money will he save in a year?

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02/15/18

#### John and Tom have $600 between them. If John gave Tom $50, then John would have twice as much as Tom. How much money does each have in the beginning?

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02/12/18

#### The sides of a rectangle can be represented by consecutive even numbers. It’s area is 48. Find the dimensions of the rectangle.

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02/11/18

#### A rectangular hall is 10m longer than it is wide. It’s floor area is 75m ‘squared’. Find it’s length and width.

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02/11/18

#### Kelvin traveled a certain distance by bicycle and eight times as far by car. The total trip covered 423 km. How far did Kelvin travel by bicycle?

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02/11/18

#### John is twice as old as James. Tom is 3 years older than John. If James is “y” years old, and John and Tom’s total age is 35, how old is James?

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02/05/18

#### A rollover IRA of $18,050 was invested in two mutual funds, one earning 14% interest and the other earning 10%. After 1 year, the combined ?

A rollover IRA of $18,050 was invested in two mutual funds, one earning 14% interest and the other earning 10%. After 1 year, the combined interest income is $2,269. How much was invested at each...
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02/05/18

#### A 3.5 pay rise increase Mr Smith’s annual salary to $21735. What was his original salary?

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02/05/18

#### In a sale, the price of a video recorder is reduced by 22% to $218.40. How much money would you save by buying the video recorder in the sale?

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02/03/18

#### Jane’s salary was increased by 10% to $9350. What was her original salary?

working out please and explanation.

02/03/18

#### The number of lions in India decreased from 6000 to 3900 overa 10-year period. Calculate the percentage decreased in this period.

May I please get the explanation and calculations/working out.

02/03/18

#### A computer costs $600. In a sale there is a 20% discount on the price of the item. Calculate the sale price of the computer.

please, I need the working too.

01/29/18

#### The sum of two integers is 62. The larger is 26 more than three times the smaller. Find the two integers.

The sum of two integers is 62, The larger is 26 more than three times the smaller. Find the two integers.

01/28/18

#### child admission is $6.40 and adult admission is $9.50. On Friday, 150 tickets were sold for a tatal sales of $1260.70.

At the city museum, child admission is $6.40 and adult admission is $9.50. On Friday, 150 tickets were sold for a tatal sales of $1260.70. How many child tickets were sold that day?

11/19/17

#### A line through (6,2) forms a triangle with the positive arms of the coordinate axes. If the area of the triangle is 27 units^2, find the equation of the line.

A line through (6,2) forms a triangle with the positive arms of the coordinate axes. If the area of the triangle is 27 units^2, find the equation of the line.

11/02/17

#### . how many years ago was the hospital built?

If the post office was built 23 years ago. the library was 8 years before the post office. the hospital was built 4 years before the library. how many years ago was the hospital built?

10/26/17

#### solve word problem

You buy a clothes pattern cost $7. You also buy 3/4 yd of red fabric, 2 1/2 yd of purple fabric, and 7/8 yd of blue fabric. The total cost was $23.50. All three fabrics cost the same price. Write...
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10/23/17

#### The perimeter of a rectangle is 40 inches, the length of the rectangle is seven inches less than twice the width. What is the length of the rectangle

Length is seven less than 2 times the width. i need helo writing the equation

10/17/17

#### Algebra 1. solving word problem it cost 13.75 for a man to travel home from the airport. the taxi charged 1.75 for the first 1/8 mile and 25(cent) for each addi

it cost 13.75 for a man to travel home from the airport. the taxi charged 1.75 for the first 1/8 mile and 25(cent) for each additional 1/mile. How far did he travel in the taxi? im having alot of...
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10/02/17

#### (You do not have to graph this answer.) Solve the possible widths of the roped off area?

At a community center, you want to rope off an area that is adjacent to a building. The length of the building is 12 ft. You have 62 feet of rope. What are the possible widths of the roped-off area?

09/26/17

#### what are the rates of the two bikers

jill goes 10 mph faster on her scooter than jack can ride his bike. if jill travels 9 miles the same time that john travels 6 miles what are the rates of the two bikers

09/11/17

#### The length of a rectangle is 5 centimeters greater than its width. The perimeter is 58 centimeters. What are the dimensions of the rectangle

The length of a rectangle is 5 centimeters greater than its width. The perimeter is 58 centimeters. What are the dimensions of the rectangle

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