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02/13/13

The admission fee at an amusement park is $3.75 for children and $6.40 for adults.

The admission fee at an amusement park is $3.75 for children and $6.40 for adults. On a certain day, 295 people entered the park, and the admission fees collected totaled 1464 dollars. How many... more
Word Problem Math

02/13/13

Melissa drove at an average speed of 45 mi/h from her home in Memphis to visit her sister in Atlanta.

Melissa drove at an average speed of 45 mi/h from her home in Memphis to visit her sister in Atlanta. She stayed in Atlanta 10 hours, and on the trip back averaged 60 mi/h. She returned home 43... more
Word Problem Math

02/13/13

In 1994, the moose population in a park was measured to be 4290

In 1994, the moose population in a park was measured to be 4290. By 1998, the population was measured again to be 3850. If the population continues to change linearly: Find a formula for the moose... more
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02/11/13

Jansen went to Sunshine Bank to borrow $2,300 at 9% interest. Jody plans to repay the loan on January 27

Jansen went to Sunshine Bank to borrow $2,300 at 9% interest. Jody plans to repay the loan on January 27
Word Problem Math

02/08/13

word problem!

A group of students is going on a field trip. If the group takes 3 vans and 1 car, 22 students can be transported. If the group takes 2 vans and 4 cars, 28 students can be transported. How many... more
Word Problem Algebra

02/08/13

On a 180-yard hole, a golfer hits the ball 175 yards, 3 degrees off-line. How far is the ball from the cup?

On a 180-yard hole, a golfer hits the ball 175 yards, 3 degrees off-line. How far is the ball from the cup?
Word Problem Math Alegbra

02/06/13

Rachel bought one double pack of Cds for $20. This is $4 less than 3/4 the cost of a triple pack of Cds. What is the price of a Triple pack of CDs?

Could you show steps on how you solved? I've been having trouble.
Word Problem Math

02/06/13

How would you do this?

in 2001, the population in a town was 12% more than it was in 2000. if the population was 25,470 in 2002, which was 10% more than 2001, find the population in 2000.
Word Problem Math

02/06/13

how do you solve proportion word problems

San Jose and Madison are 6cm apart on a map that has a scale of 1cm:15km. How far apart are the real cities?
Word Problem

02/06/13

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two fishing boats leave the harbor at the same time and using the same float plan. one average 17 knots (nautical miles per hour), and the other average 14.5 knots. how long will it take for the... more
Word Problem Algebra Equations

02/04/13

two guys and a deck

Homer and Mike were replacing on mikes old deck. Mike can do the job in one hour less than Homer. they worked together for three hours until Homer had to go home. Mike finished the job working by... more
Word Problem Algebra

02/04/13

the sum of the square of a positive number and the square of 5 more than the number is 157. what is the number?

the sum of the square of a positive number and the square of 5 more than the number is 157. what is the number?   please help, thanks!!!! :) 
Word Problem Algebra

02/04/13

meg rowed her boat upstream a distance of 5 miles

meg rowed her boat upstream a distance of 5 miles then rowed back to the starting point. the total time of the trip was 6 hours. if the rate of the current was 2mph, find the average speed of the... more
Word Problem Algebra

02/04/13

a toy rocket is launched from a 5.6m high platform

a toy rocket is launched from a 5.6m high platform in such a way that its height, h (in meters), after t seconds is given by the equation h=-4.9t^2+38.5t+5.6. how long will it take for the rocket... more
Word Problem Math

02/03/13

Walmart company estimates that the computer they plan to buy in 18 months will cost $4,200.

Walmart company estimates that the computer they plan to buy in 18 months will cost $4,200. How much money should be deposited now into an account paying 5.75 % interest, compounded monthly so... more
Word Problem Algebra

02/02/13

My teacher bought 20books from sale , she spent total $110 , some books are of $3 & some are of $8 , howmany books are of $8 if the no. of books price $3 is x

Please solve it for me this from topic "Constructing Equations in Algebra To Solve Problems
Word Problem

01/29/13

The admission fee at an amusement park is $1.75 for children and $5.60 for adults.

The admission fee at an amusement park is $1.75 for children and $5.60 for adults. On a certain day, 340 people entered the park, and the admission fees collected totaled 1288 dollars. How many... more
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01/29/13

Alan needs a total of $290 to buy a new bicycle.

Alan needs a total of $290 to buy a new bicycle. He has $35 saved. He earns $15 each week delivering newspapers. How many weeks will Alan have to deliver papers to have enough money to buy the... more
Word Problem Distance

01/29/13

A man flies a small airplane from Fargo to Bismarck, North Dakota

A man flies a small airplane from Fargo to Bismarck, North Dakota --- a distance of 180 miles. Because he is flying into a head wind, the trip takes him 2 hours. On the way back, the wind is still... more
Word Problem

01/29/13

The admission fee at an amusement park is $1.75 for children and $5.60 for adults. On a certain day, 340 people entered the park, and the admission fees collect

The admission fee at an amusement park is $1.75 for children and $5.60 for adults. On a certain day, 340 people entered the park, and the admission fees collected totaled 1288 dollars. How many... more
Word Problem

01/29/13

Alan needs a total of $290 to buy a new bicycle.

Alan needs a total of $290 to buy a new bicycle. He has $35 saved. He earns $15 each week delivering newspapers. How many weeks will Alan have to deliver papers to have enough money to buy the... more
Word Problem Money

01/23/13

Calculating Tax

Many e-commerce businesses use PayPal to perform payment processing for them. For certain transactions, merchants are charged a fee of 2.4% of the selling price of the item plus $0.40. What would... more
Word Problem Algebra

01/23/13

7/12X-1/4X

when fritz drives to work his trip is 35 minutes, but when he takes the train it takes 15 minutes. find the distance fritz travels to work if the train travels 80 miles per hour faster than his... more

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