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Word Problem Algebra

05/22/13

A pitcher contained 5g-2 gallons of water. Water was then poured from the pitcher into a glass that has a capacity of (g-5)gallons how many gallons of water ar

A pitcher contained 5g-2 gallons of water. Water was then poured from the pitcher into a glass that has a capacity of (g-5)gallons how many gallons of water are left in the pitcher?
Word Problem Math

05/22/13

Math Equation

Maggie has two containers. The blue container can hold "b" cubic inches, and the red container can hold '"r" cubic inches. The blue container holds (4/3) of the amount the red container can hold.... more
Word Problem Math

05/20/13

how do you write 2 quations of cubic volume The eliminated steps

The blue container holds 4/3 of the amount red container can hold. Maggie measures out 80 cubic inches of sand by filling the blue container once and the red container twice. What is the volume in... more
Word Problem

05/19/13

How many students only created a dessert?

Each student in a cooking class of 50 students is assigned to create a dessert, an appetizer, or both. The total number of students creating an appetizer is seven more than the number of students... more
Word Problem

05/18/13

Felipe will rent a car for the weekend. He can choose one of two plans.The first plan has an initial fee of $55 and costs an additional $0.10 per mile down. The

Does not make since how they will ever reach the same amount because the .60 is clearly always going to be more no matter how many miles they are at. 
Word Problem Thank You

05/17/13

May you please help me with word problems?

A candy shop manager mixes M&M's worth $2.00 per pound with trail mix worth $1.50 per pound to make 50 pounds of party mix worth $1.80 per pound. How many pounds of each she should use? Can... more
Word Problem

05/12/13

word problem

On Saturday night, the manager of a shoe store evaluates the receipts of the previous week's sales. Two hundred fifty pairs of two different styles of running shoes were sold. One style sold for... more
Word Problem

05/09/13

A person drinks 4 cups of fat-free milk in a day and wants to consume 70 per day of protein. What percentage of that protein is obtained from the milk?

Total Fat= 0 grams Carbs= 13 grams protein= 9 grams
Word Problem

05/06/13

word problem set up

angel has 5% alcohol soulution and 20% alcohol solution. She needs 30 liters of a 10% alcohol solution. How many liters of each should she mix to get 30 liters?
Word Problem

05/05/13

need help with this

Consumers in a certain state choose between three long distance telephone services. GTT, NCJ, and Dash. Aggressive marketing by all three companies results in a continual shift of customers among... more
Word Problem Math

04/30/13

Can you find the regular price of the snowboard if the snowboard at the left is on sale for $12.74. The snowboard is on sale for 60% off?

Can you find the regular price of the snowboard if the snowboard at the left is on sale for $12.74. The snowboard is on sale for 60% off?  I need to know the steps in how to solve this problem  
Word Problem

04/26/13

If a bank compounds continuously, then the formula used is A = Pe rt where e

If a bank compounds continuously, then the formula used is A = Pe rt where e is a constant and equals approximately 2.7183. Calculate A with continuous compounding. Round your answer to the nearest... more
Word Problem

04/25/13

qestion is written in description beause it say 160 charcher only plese help me plese plese

on in the second week of april can you tell  us how many watermelons did he manage of the two weeks of april\ l
Word Problem Math Question

04/23/13

Write and simplify an expression to show how many quarters they have in all.

Charlie  has x quarters. Ty has 3 more quarters than Charlie has. Vinnie has 2 times as many quarters as Ty has.  
Word Problem

04/19/13

Distance between the hotspots

  Can anybody help with the rest? Distance between the hotspots: 4 cmWavelength: 25 cmWavelength: 1.0 mFrequency of the microwave: 300 MHzEQUATION: ?Your calculated speed of light   ???    m/s
Word Problem

04/07/13

amanda making a small quilt that is 36 inches by 54 inches. She wants to add a 3 inch border of trim.

Amanda is making a small quilt that is 36 inches by 54 inches. She wants to add a 3 inch border of trim. She has 10 ft. of trim. How much more trim does she need?
Word Problem

04/05/13

word problem

A deep sea diving bell is being lowered at a constant rate.  After 10 minutes, the bell is at a depth of 400 ft. After 40 minutes the bell is at a depth of 1900 ft. What is the average rate of... more
Word Problem

04/05/13

word problem

Describe how the graph of the equation relates to the graph of y=x^2.  f(x)=(x-2)^2+7
Word Problem

04/03/13

Can anyone help me solve this problem?

2,000 randomly selected adults were asked if they think they are financially better off, the same or worth off than their parents. From those 2,000 adults, 400 have less than college degree, 1,000... more
Word Problem

04/03/13

y+x=18 5y-2x=78

Game a win is awarded 5 points, a loss is deducted 2 points. James had 78 points. they played 18 games in total. how many games did james win?
Word Problem Math Question

04/02/13

What was Sergio's failing exam score?

Sergio took four exams. He received good scores on three exams, but failed one. The teacher allows her student's to drop their lowest score. When Sergio does this, his average increases from 70 to... more
Word Problem

03/27/13

I have 100 coins (dimes and quarters). Total coins is $14.05. How many dimes and quarters do I have ?

I have 100 coins (dimes and quarters). Total coins is $14.05. How many dimes and quarters do I have ? Please provide me with the solution (or algebraic solution). Thank you.

03/26/13

how to translate the product of 4 and 12 more than a number into an expression using x

i have to translate the phrase into an equation using x. phrase = the product of 4 and 12 more than a number

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