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Word Problems In Algebra

05/05/18

How much does Jane take home each week?

For taxes, social security, and a savings plan, Jane's employer deducts one dollar for every for every six dollars that she takes home.Jane's gross salary each week is $644. How much does Jane take... more
Word Problems In Algebra

05/01/18

Álgebra 2 Word Problem about Van Gogh painting

Vincent Van Gogh’s painting “Irises” was auctioned for 53.9 million dollars in 1987. Suppose that it sol do for $50 in 1889, when it was painted. Assuming exponential growth, by what percent did... more
Word Problems In Algebra

04/03/18

a small business two types of computer, how many of each should they sell to make the most profit

Netbooks cost £50 materials and £40 labour giving £70 profit, laptops cost £50 labour and £50 materials giving £110 profit. In any given month labour costs cannot be higher than £1350 and materials... more

Dale will rent a car for the weekend. He can choose one of two plans. The first plan has an initial fee of $38 and costs an idditional $0.11 per mile driven.

Dale will rent a car for the weekend. He can choose one of two plans. The first plan has an initial fee of $38 and costs an idditional $0.11 per mile driven. The second plan has an initial fee of... more
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03/08/18

the length of a rectangle is 6 times its width. If the area of the rectangle is 486 ft^2 find its perimeter

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02/20/18

Which equation would you write that can be used to determine the dimensions of a yard?

John fenced his backyard using 550 feet of fencing. The width of his yard is 10 feet less than twice the length. Which equation can be used to determine the dimensions of his yard? Is it x + (2x -... more
Word Problems In Algebra Algebra 1 Algebra Word Problem

02/20/18

Find the measurement of each side of the playground in feet,

A playground has the shape of s triangle. The sides of a playground are expressed as 2x, x - 3, and x + 23, and the perimeter of the playground is 100 feet. What is the measurement of each side of... more
Word Problems In Algebra Algebra 1 Inequalities Word Problem

02/06/18

I need the inequality equations,

You have at most 28 minutes to work out. Jogging on the treadmill burns 35 calories per minute, and lifting weights burn 30 calories per minute. You need to burn at least 800 calories during your... more
Word Problems In Algebra

01/31/18

Son and I getting different answers, could use some help.

Andre rode his bicycle to a part 5 1/2 miles from his house.  He returned along the same route.  After riding 7 1/3 miles total, how many more miles does Andre need to ride to reach his home?
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01/31/18

Please Formulate An Equation

Steve is two years older than Marvin, Five years ago the sum of their ages was 10 years more than Steve's present age. How old was Marvin 5 years ago?
Word Problems In Algebra Linear Algebra Word Problem Linear Equations

01/31/18

Formulate the equation and solve the problem

Steve is two years older than Marvin, Five years ago the sum of their ages was 10 years more than Steve's present age. How old was Marvin 5 years ago?
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01/30/18

I need help in finding the rate.

Luis can run 10 kph faster than Greta. One day,each of them left their house and ran towards each other. If the distance between them was 43.5 km and they met in 45 minutes, what was their rate?
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01/30/18

Finding the original number

The units digit of a two-digit number is one more than twice the tens digit. When the digits are reversed, the new number is 2 more than twice the original number. What is the original number?
Word Problems In Algebra

01/16/18

Pamela is 10 years older than jiri. The sum of their ages is 100. What is jiri age

Pamela is 10 years older than jiri. The sum of their ages is 100. What is jiri age  
Word Problems In Algebra

12/10/17

Event A : The sum is greater than 6 . Event B : The sum is divisible by 6 .

An ordinary (fair) die is a cube with the numbers 1 through 6 on the sides (represented by painted spots). Imagine that such a die is rolled twice in succession and that the face values of the two... more
Word Problems In Algebra Word Problem

11/23/17

What was the average salary before the wage cut

To avoid layoffs, the workers agree on a temporary wage cut of 3%. If the average salary in the plant after the wage cut is $36,200, what was the average salary before the wage cut?
Word Problems In Algebra Word Problem

11/22/17

After eating at the restaurant, Keith, Sam, and Alyssa decided to divide the bill. If each person paid thirty - eight dollers, what was the total of the bill?

After eating at the restaurant, Keith, Sam, and Alyssa decided to divide the bill. If each person paid thirty - eight dollers, what was the total of the bill?
Word Problems In Algebra

11/19/17

The sum of two numbers is 61. If the larger number is seven less than three times the smaller number, find both numbers

Define a variable, set up an equation, and solve. 
Word Problems In Algebra

11/10/17

Pamela is 14 years younger than Jiri. The sum of their ages is 26 . What is Jiri's age?

Pamela is 14 years younger than Jiri. The sum of their ages is 26. What is Jiri's age?
Word Problems In Algebra Ageism

10/28/17

If jack is twice as old as lacy and three years ago the sum of their ages was thirty-nine, how old are they now?

 How old are jack and lacy now if jack is twice as old as lacy and three years ago the sum of their ages was thirty-nine?  
Word Problems In Algebra

10/17/17

need help with word problems

jane was given a 110-question homework assignment. on friday night, she did 1/5 of the assignment. on saturday, she finished 1/4 of the remaining questions. on sunday, she did another 1/3 of the... more
Word Problems In Algebra

10/15/17

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A movie theater has a seating capacity of 273. The theater charges $5.00 for children, $7.00 for students, and $12.00 of adults. There are half as many adults as there are children. If the total... more
Word Problems In Algebra

10/14/17

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In 4 years Beth will be 3/4 Cate's age. 4 years ago Beth was 1/2 Cate's age.  How old are they now?

10/13/17

to find r, the rate the electrician charges per hour, in terms of x and f. If the invoice amount is $450 and the weekend fee is $75, what is the hourly rate?

An electrician sent Bonnie an invoice in the amount of z dollars for the six hours of work done on Saturday.  The electrician charges a weekend fee f in addition to an hourly rate r. Write a... more
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