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#### Two word problems (geometry), one on peremeter and the other one about a triangle.

Two word problems I think I solved, but I do not have an example.
If the width of paper is x inches and its length is 3 more than twice the width, express the perimeter as an expression in...
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Word Problem Algebra Question

01/22/13

#### A car goes 900 miles in 16 hours how long does it take to go 400 miles?

How much does it take to go 400 miles?

Word Problem Inequalities

01/21/13

#### How many programs must the club sell to make at least $200 profit?

The booster club sells programs for $1 each. The costs to make the programs are $60 for layout plus .20 for printing each program. If they print 400 programs, how many programs must the club sell...
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Word Problem

01/21/13

#### Ryan and 4 friends want to play a game. If only 3 people may play at a time, how many different combinations of 3 players are possible?

Ryan and 4 friends want to play a game. If only 3 people may play at a time, how many different combinations of 3 players are possible?

01/21/13

#### System of equations

You are selling tickets for a high school concert. Student tickets cost four dollars dollars and general admission tickets cost six dollars. You sell 450 tickets and collect $2340. How many of each...
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Word Problem Math

01/21/13

#### 36 vehicles rented in one day cars cost $40, vans cost $60.total money recieved for day $1700 how many of each vehicle used

36 vehicles rented in one day
rental for car $40 per day
rental for van $60 per day
total income 1700 day
how many of each vehicle used

Word Problem

01/21/13

#### word problem:

Word problem:. Find the height of each building if Jefferson Square Tower is twice as tall as Lincoln Galleria and Washington Center is 120 feet taller than Lincoln Galleria. Total height 1800....
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Word Problem Sat Math

01/19/13

#### Tom, Dick and Harry paid $120 total for dinner

If Tom had $100, Dick had $60 and Harry had $40 if the ratio of cash held to cash paid was the same. What was the difference between Tom and Harry's contribution?

Word Problem Math Help

01/18/13

#### it takes bill 4hrs to make a ball and igor 12hours,how long if they work together will it take to create one ball

it takes bill 4hrs to make a ball and igor 12hours,how long if they work together will it take to create one ball

Word Problem Algebra 1

01/17/13

#### If 2652 people out of 100,000 people were killed in 2003, how many were killed in 2000? The answer is 25% more than the amount killed in 2003.

If 2652 people out of 100,000 people were killed in 2003, how many were killed in 2000? The answer is 25% more than the amount killed in 2003.

Word Problem Math

01/16/13

#### 5 years ago Gita was three times the age of his cousin Dilip. If Dilip is 8 years younger than Gita. How old is Gita now?

5 years ago Gita was three times the age of his cousin Dilip. If Dilip is 8 years younger than Gita. How old is Gita now?

Word Problem

01/16/13

#### pre - alegbra12000 gals of water leaking at a rate of 3 gals per min how much time expires before half the water is lost. HELP

I know that half is at 6000 gal, but I am having a lapse on how to figure out the minutes that have lapsed.

Word Problem Percentage

01/16/13

#### A solution of 68% alcohol is to be mixed with a solution of 22% alcohol to form 460 liters of a 61% solution. How many liters of the 68% solution must be used?

would it be A. 413 Liters B. 380 liters c. 390 liters D. 166 liters

Word Problem Math

01/15/13

#### algebra help

In certain deep parts of oceans, the pressure of sea water, P, in pounds per square foot, at a depth of d feet below the surface, is given by the following equation:
P = 14 + (4 d)/11
If a...
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Word Problem

01/12/13

#### The volumes of 2 similar solids are 27 and 125 . The surface area of the larger solid is 250 . What is the surface area of the smaller solid? Round your answer

a.694.4c.90.0b.1,157.4d.54.0

Word Problem Math

01/09/13

#### Substitution

If tickets to a movie cost$7.25 for adults and $5.50 for students. A group of friends purchased 8 tickets for $52.75. What would be an equation to represent this equation? How many adult tickets...
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Word Problem Algebra 1

01/09/13

#### Could someone tell me if this is correct?

J is filling his gas tank. After 10 seconds, his gas tank has 5 gallons in it. After 25 seconds, his tank has 9.5 gallons. Suppose the amount of gas in the tank depends linearly on time. Write...
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Word Problem Algebra 1

01/08/13

#### Algebra word problems

J is driving to Woods. The graph representing his distance d from Woods in miles and the number of hours h he drives has a slope 50 and h-intercept 800. What is J's average speed and how far from...
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Word Problem Math

01/08/13

#### drew is 3yrs younger than his brother jimmy the sum of the brothers ages is 21

have to use variables

Word Problem

01/06/13

#### A summer pass costs $18. Jim saved $12. Which fraction of the swimming pass does Jim still need?

how do i go about answering this question ? I know the asnwer is 1/3, but how do i get that and not 1/6

Word Problem Algebra

01/04/13

#### algebra help

A distributor needs to mix a 20% fat-content chocolate with a 40% chocolate to create 200 kilograms of a 37% chocolate. How manA candy distributor needs to mix a 20% fat-content chocolate with a...
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Word Problem

01/04/13

#### At what speeds are the two trains traveling?he northbound train travels 12 miles per hour faster than the southbound train. After 2.5 hours, they are 330 miles

A northbound train and a southbound train meet each other on parallel tracks heading in opposite directions. The northbound train travels 12 miles per hour faster than the southbound train. After...
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Word Problem Math

12/30/12

#### Mark weighs 74 pounds. Together, he and his sister weigh six more pounds than three times the weight of his sister. What is the weight of marks sister?

w= weight of marks sister

Word Problem

12/21/12

#### Burning Calories An athlete burns 9 calories per

Burning Calories An athlete burns 9 calories perminute on a stationary bicycle and 11 calories per
minute on a stair climber. In a 60-minute workout the
athlete burns 590 calories. How many...
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Word Problem Fraction

12/20/12

#### Word Problem

Penny sells shoes at the local store and recently set up a display to help sell shoes. One third of the shoes in the display are high-tops. One third of the shoes are boots, and one sixth of the...
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