52 Answered Questions for the topic Solving Story Problems

Solving Story Problems

08/01/18

A rectangular garden has an area of 84m^2 and a perimeter of 38m.Find its length and width

Solving word problems involving quadratic equation
Solving Story Problems

02/19/18

If I multiply the number of math contests I have taken in my life by 6 and then add 5, the resulting number cannot be divisible by...

Answers A. 5 B. 7 C. 9 D. 11
Solving Story Problems

12/08/17

Xavier has $9.25 in dimes and quarters.If he has 75 coins,how many of each type of coin does he have

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Solving Story Problems

10/23/17

30 students, 18 study Spanish, 15 study French, and 5 students study neither Spanish nor French. How many students study both Spanish and French?

There are 30 students, 18 study Spanish, 15 study French, and 5 students study neither Spanish nor French. How many students study both Spanish and French?
Solving Story Problems

10/16/17

land is approx. 1120 million km squared. 4% of land is covered with trees.area of tree-covered land

4% of a country is covered with trees if the area is 1120  million km squared,what is the area of the land covered by trees
Solving Story Problems

10/05/17

solving a distance, rate, time problem using a linear funtion

A long distance runner starts at the beginning of a trail and runs at a rate of 4miles per hour. Three hours later, a cyclist starts at the beginning of the trail and travels at a rate of 19miles... more
Solving Story Problems

09/28/17

paid $7 for admission ticket to the fair and bought 12 ride tickets. she spent a total of $31 on admission and ride tickets. What was the cost of one ticket?

i don't understand the question or how to solve it. I asked students and teachers but no one would help. i need help with the problem.
Solving Story Problems

08/05/17

a Room of size 12m by 8m needs to be covered with tiles.what is the optimum size of tile required to cover the floor

Basic mathematics
Solving Story Problems

07/11/17

Paul bought discount bus card at $7.00. Allow to buy daily tickets at $1.50 each. After one month, Paul spent $29.50. How many tickets did Paul buy?

Paul bought a student discount bus card for $7.00. Allows him to get daily bus tickets at $1.50 each. After one month, Paul spent $29.50. How many bus passes did Paul buy?
Solving Story Problems

05/17/17

Delta airlines

At the end of December 2005, about 6,000 pilots of financially troubled delta airlines accepted a 14% pay cut. Delta announced that this would save them approximately $143 million annually. Based... more
Solving Story Problems Mathmatics

05/17/17

Math solving problem

Billy and Mandy Decide to play war with a fair start. Billy takes all the red cards from a standard deck of 52 and shuffles them, while Mandy does the same with the black. How many ways can they... more
Solving Story Problems

03/20/17

Word problem

Charles has a large book collection. Half of them are fantasy, one quarter are biographies, one eighth are mystery and 6 are books about sports. How many books does he have in all and how many of... more
Solving Story Problems

03/15/17

One grade of oil has 0.50% of an additive. a higher grade has 0.75% of the additive. How many quarts of each must be used to have 250 quarts of a mixture with 0

One grade of oil has 0.50% of an additive. a higher grade has 0.75% of the additive. How many quarts of each must be used to have 250 quarts of a mixture with 0.65% of the additive?.
Solving Story Problems

03/15/17

A ski lift takes a skier up a slope at 50.0 m/min. the skier skis down the slope at 150m/min. if one round-trip takes 24.0 minutes, how long is the slope?

 A ski lift takes a skier up a slope at 50.0 m/min. the skier skis down the slope at 150m/min. if one round-trip takes 24.0 minutes, how long is the slope?
Solving Story Problems

03/15/17

one computer has 3.00GB more than 4 times the memory of another computer. If their combined memory is 14.20GB, what is the memory of each computer?

One computer has 3.00GB more than 4 times the memory of another computer. If their combined memory is 14.20GB, what is the memory of each computer.  
Solving Story Problems

02/24/17

David deposits $230 into a savings account that accrues 12% interest compounded quarterly each year. How much money will David earn in interest after 3 years?

 basically it is a math problem please solve it
Solving Story Problems

02/01/17

a vertical yeard stick casts a shadow 24 inches at the same times that a flagpole casts a shadow 16 feet long.how tall is the flag pole?

a vertical yard stick casts a shadow 24 inches at the same time that a flagpole casts a shadow 16 feet long. how tall is the flagpole?
Solving Story Problems

12/14/16

A small airplane coming in for landing descends 5/66 mi/min. about how long does it take to descend 4,000 ft?

I am struggling with pre-algeba
Solving Story Problems Algerbra

12/01/16

the length of a rectangle playing field is 3 yards less than twice the width. If the area of the field is 104 square yards, what is the dimensions

the length of a rectangle playing field is 3 yards less than twice the width. If the area of the field is 104 square yards, what is the dimensions
Solving Story Problems

10/14/16

find the new photocopier alone would take and the old photocopier would take.

a new photocopier works 2 times a fast as an old one. When the machines work together, it can produce all its manuals in 16 hours. Find the time it would take each machines, working alone to... more
Solving Story Problems

09/13/16

Find the rate of each jogger

Two joggers start at the same time from opposite ends of a boardwalk that is 12kilometers long. One jogs twice as fast as the other. Find the rate of each jogger of they meet at 15 minutes.       
Solving Story Problems

08/04/16

How many feet tall?

A student who is 5'6" casts a 4' shadow. How many feet tall is a nearby tree which cast a 24' shadow?
Solving Story Problems

06/30/16

people consume 6.4 billion pounds of candy, pounds per person per month with 305 million people

people consume 6.4 billion pounds of candy, pounds per person per month with 305 million people
Solving Story Problems Word Problems Algebra Help Math Help

05/22/16

Please help me solve this word problem

In 1997, lowe's had 427 stores nationwide. By 1999, this total had grown to 520. If the number of stores continues to grown exponentially at this rate, how many stores will there be in 2017? 
Solving Story Problems

03/14/16

how many minutes does it take......

if u been cleaning diesel dispensers for 35 minutes and have completed 6 dispensers how many minutes has it taken you to clean 1 dispenser   A)6.83 B)5.22 C)5.83 D)6.00

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