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We have a jar of coins, all quarters and pennies. All together, we have 276 coins, and the total value of all coins in the jar is $ 31.56. How many quarters are there in the jar?quarters=
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jenny bought 8 apples and 6 oranges for $9.60. steve bought 7 apples and 3 oranges for $6.60 find the cost of each

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The population of a small town in central Florida has shown a linear decline in the years 2001-2011. In 2001 the population was 35700 people. In 2011 it was 28200 people.A)  Write a linear... more
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A city’s population, P (in thousands) can be modeled by the equation P x = 130(1.03)^xWhere x is the number of years after January 2000. For what value of x does the model predict that the... more
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Terry is given two salary options by his employer. The first option is a starting salary of $20,000 thatincreases by $500 each year he is with the company.The second option is a starting salary of... more

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two people leave the same point at the same time. one walks due east at a rate of 3 miles per hour. the other one walks due north at 2 miles per hour. find the rate at which the distance between... more


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a tank in the shape of an inverted cone is being drained. the radius is 6 feet, and its height 15 feet. At what rate is the depth of the water tank decreasing at the instant when the depth is 7... more
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Sarah took the advertising department from her company on a round trip to meet with a potential client. Including Sarah a total of 14 people took the trip. She was able to purchase coach tickets... more
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Pablo has $180 and Ryan has $150. How much money must Pablo give Ryan

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Ms bullock has 6 hats . Some are red some are blue hoe many different combinations of hats can she have ?
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A and B share in the monthly income of a joint enterprises

A and B share in the monthly income of a joint enterprises, A receiving Twice as much as B. During the first half of June they lost 300$ but during the last half of the month they made a profit of... more
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WORD PROBLEM: Solve the word problem. In the space provided, type the answer without any spaces between the letters, numbers, or symbols.

Let x and y be inversely related. If x is 5 when y is 6, find y when x is 3
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WORD PROBLEM: Solve the word problem. In the space provided, type the answer without any spaces between the letters, numbers, or symbols.

Let x and y be directly related. If x is 18 when y is 6, find y when x is 21. 


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Mike was successful in losing weight. He had target weight in mind. He went on diet for 3 months and each month, he would lose 1/3 of difference between his current weight and target weight plus... more
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A gardener pours 40 pounds of garden soil soil equally into 6 containers. How much garden soil is in each container?

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College Algebra Word Problem

Linh has obtained scores of 88, 73, and 75 on her midterm algebra exams. If the final exam counts twice as much as a midterm, what score must she make on her final exam to get an average score of... more


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Aimee has just completed a fifty-minute history test with sixteen multiple-choice questions and six short answer questions. The multiple-choice questions were worth four points each, while the... more
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The perimeter of a rectangle is 40 cm. It’s length is 9 cm. What is it width?


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A pot of coffee with a temperature of 100 degrees Celsius is set down in a room with a temperature of 20 degrees Celsius. The coffee cools to 50 degrees celsius in one hour.a. Find T(t), the... more


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A rectangular box without a top has a square base and a volume of 24 cubic inches. Let x be the length of the sides of the base. Write the surface area of the box as a function of the single... more

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A certain right triangle has area 65 square inches. One leg of the triangle measures one inch less than the hypotenuse. Let x represent the length of the hypotenuse. Write the legs of the triangle... more

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