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On a certain hot summer's day, 355 people used the public swimming pool. The daily prices are $ 1.75 for children and $ 2.50 for adults. The receipts for admission totaled $ 704.50 .  How many... more

What were the original eight measurements collected using the mean and deviations?

Students collected eight length measurements for a mathematics lab. The mean measurements was 46.3 cm. and the deviations of seven individual measurements were 0.8 cm, -0.4 cm, 1.6 cm, -1.2 cm,... more

At the Highland Hotel, 578 of the 850 employees work directly with the guests. What percentage of employees work directly with the guests?

At the Highland Hotel, 578 of the 850 employees work directly with the guests. What percentage of employees work directly with the guests?

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Suppose the sales of a particular brand of appliance satisfy the relationship S(x) =210x + 500, where S(x) represents the number of sales in year x, with x = 0 corresponding to 1982. Find the... more

What is the distance between the islands?

A boat travels x miles per hour from one island to another in 2.5 hours. The boat travels 5 miles per hour faster on the return trip of 2 hours. What is the distance between the islands?

How long does the ripple take to reach the boat?

The radius of the ripple increases steadily at 6 cm/sec. A toy boat is floating on the pond, 2.00 m east and 1.00m north. How long does the ripple take to reach the boat?

The wheels on a bicycle rotate 5 and two thirds times with 1 and five sixths rotations of the pedals.

 Write the ratio of wheel rotations to pedal rotations

In a year, online newspaper sites had 56 million unique visitors. By next year, there were 70 million such visitors.

 Write the ratio of online newspaper visitors in the first year to the number in the next year as a fraction in simplest form.

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A mother wants to invest $5000.00 for her son’s education. She invests a portion of the money in a bank certificate of deposit (CD account) which earns 4% and the remainder in a savings bond that... more

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Dr Abramson and her assistances are working on three different experiments using water. Each experiment last for 15 minutes. For the first experiment the water level must be checked every 12... more

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In June, Ryan sold twice as many newspaper subscriptions as George. In July, Ryan sold 5 fewer subscriptions than he did in June, while George sold 3 more subscriptions than he did in June. If they... more

ross family recently dined at an italian restaurant. each 4 family members ordered a pasta dish that cost $11.50, a drink that cost $1.50, and $2.75

write an expression that could be used to calculate the cost of the family's dinner before adding tax and a tip.  what was the cost of dining out for the ross family

Chris is 4 years older than her brother Jack. if the sum of their age is 30, how od is each person

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The temperature of the mixture starts at 97.5 Celsius and changes by -7.5 Celsius every 3.5 min for 35 minutes. Then the temperature changes more slowly, by -3.

a chemist is cooling a reaction mixture with an ice and salt bath. The temperature of the mixture starts at 97.5 Celsius and changes by -7.5 Celsius every 3.5 min for 35 minutes. Then the... more

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A 40-foot board is cut into two pieces so that the second piece is 4 feet longer than 5 times the first piece. Find the length of each piece

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Dog Biscuits: A salesman packs dog biscuits in boxes containing 16, 17, 23, or 24 pounds each. He will not sell them in any other sizes or split a box. A customer wants exactly 100 pounds of the... more

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Mr. Mann wants to buy a new tractor and a wagon.Together the two items cost $24,888.The tractor is five times the cost of the wagon.How much does the wagon cost?

How many messages did they each send?

Rain, Ahmad and Eric sent a total of 66 messages over their phone. Ahmad sent 6 more messages than Rain. Eric sent 2 times as many messages as Ahma.

Bill is 5 years older than John who is 4 years older than Nathan. The sum of all their ages is 61. How old is John

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Exponential Functions word problem

A person invested $3,500 in an account earning a nominal 7% per year compounded continuously. How much was in the account at the end of 5 years?A(t)=Pert   $_________ please round answer to 2... more
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