6,581 Answered Questions for the topic Word Problem

10/01/20

In a survey of 128 pet owners, 24 said they own a dog, and 71 said they own a cat. 6 said they own both a dog and a cat? How many owned a dog but not a cat?

In a survey of 128 pet owners, 24 said they own a dog, and 71 said they own a cat. 6 said they own both a dog and a cat? How many owned a dog but not a cat?

Please help me find how to write an equation in slope-intercept form.

Ricardo wants to by a phone that costs $1,150. He will make a down payment of $250 and will make monthly payments of $50. Write an equation in slope-intercept form that Ricardo can use to determine... more
Word Problem Prealgebra

09/24/20

A rope 25 feet long is cut into 3 pieces. The first piece is 2x feet long, the second piece is 5x feet long, and the third piece is 4 feet long.

a. Write and solve an equation to find x.b. Find the lengths of the first and second pieces.

09/18/20

In their first football game hunter high defeated booker high by 21 points.

in their rematch hunter scored 14 more points than in game one, and again won by 21 points. the sum of booker high scores for the 2 games was 28 points. how many points did hunter score in game one?
Word Problem Math English

09/17/20

Bill wants to make a movie but his camera only let's him record 60 seconds, Bill deicides that he'll make the movie into 2900 parts. How long will Bill's Movie be?

I'm in a class and we are doing some weird math, need help.

09/13/20

problem solving

Janine is considering buying a water filter and a reusable water bottle rather than buying bottled water. Will doing so save her money?First, determine what information you need to answer this... more
Word Problem Math Algebra 1 Area

09/09/20

Bojangles has a rectangular-shaped roof with a width of 〖6x〗^2 feet and a length 〖12x〗^3. What is the area of the roof?

I am in Algebra 1 and I really don't understand this part at all.
Word Problem Precalculus

09/05/20

Pre-calculus Problem

A ship is sailing due north, parallel to the coast. The captain wants to determine how far the ship is from the coastline. To do this, he makes two sightings of a lighthouse next to the shore. At... more
Word Problem College Algebra

09/04/20

College Algebra

Online Shopping In 2011 online sales were $192 billion, and in 2014 they were $249 billion. (Source: Forrestor Forecast.) Find a linear function S that models these data. Write S(x) in... more
Word Problem Math Calculus Algebra

09/03/20

Creating an Equation

A fairground holds a maximum of 2000 people.With ticket prices at $25, the average amount of people attending is 700. For every $3 the ticket prices goes down, about 20 more people attend. Write an... more
Word Problem Algebra 1 Algebra 2 Cosine

08/30/20

I need help figuring out how to solve this

A gasoline and air mixture is ignited by spark plugs, which forces the pistons to move up and down, rotating the crankshaft. The animation on the left shows a single piston moving up and... more
Word Problem Linear Algebra Algebra

08/21/20

They will always get 600 calories from carbohydrates. The individual says that they can be flexible about how many calories they consume in fats and proteins.

A medical professional is helping an individual balance their diet. The individual has asked for some certain foods to remain in their diet. They will always get 600 calories from... more
Word Problem Linear Algebra Algebra

08/19/20

How many ounces of each will be used if the juice drink is to be sold in 5​-ounce ​cans?

A juice company sells apple juice for 12 cents an ounce and apple drink for 6 cents an ounce. They wish to market and sell for 10 cents an ounce cans of juice drink that are part juice and part... more
Word Problem Linear Algebra Algebra

08/19/20

The school is how many ​mile(s) from their house.

A brother and a​ sister, Sofia and​ Daniel, jog to school daily.​ Sofia, who is​ older, jogs at 10 miles per hour. Daniel jogs at 6 miles per hour. When Sofia reaches the​ school, Daniel is 3/4... more
Word Problem Algebra

08/19/20

How many ounces of each will be used if the juice drink is to be sold in 5​-ounce ​cans?

A juice company sells apple juice for 12 cents an ounce and apple drink for 6 cents an ounce. They wish to market and sell for 10 cents an ounce cans of juice drink that are part juice and part... more

08/18/20

Solve the following CORRELATION and REGRESSION question and please show your calculations, and explain your findings.

The following data relates to marks obtained by students in two Continuous Assessment Tests Use the information to answer the questions that follow: CAT 1: 65 48 15 28 41 59 41 10 24 56 CAT 2: 28... more
Word Problem

07/07/20

Jasper and Corey have saved up a total of $78.00. Jasper haves saved $6 more than twice as much as Corey. How much has Corey saved?

Jasper and Corey have saved up a total of $78.00. Jasper haves saved $6 more than twice as much as Corey. How much has Corey saved?
Word Problem

07/02/20

Angle of depression word problem

You are visiting a Redwood tree forest and want to verify the height of one of the trees. You measure its shadow along the ground and use trig to calculate the height.The shadow measures 500 feet... more
Word Problem

06/18/20

Word Problem for Sorting Pictures

I constructed this word problem myself as I am trying to write a program that helps me determine some information. I puzzled this problem out myself a few months ago but now I have no idea how to... more
Word Problem

06/15/20

One number is one less than a second number. Twice the first is 4 more than 5 times the second. Find the numbers.

Need to find the value of both numbers

Word Problem Involving Fractions and Division

A metal rod will be cut into pieces that are each 1/48 meters long. The rod is 3/8 meters long. How many pieces will be made from the rod?

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