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If a geometric sequence has a common ratio of 4 and if each term of the sequence is multiplied by 3, what is the common ratio of the resulting sequence?

the manager of a store selling tea plans to mix a more expensive tea that costs \$8 per pound with a less expensive tea that costs \$5 per pound to creat a 120-pound blend that will sell for \$7.10 per...

Jim had a basket of pears. He gave half of them to his friend and then gave six more to his aunt. Then he gave 2/3 of what was left to his mother. Finally, he ate one pear and there were four more...

A farmer decides to enclose a rectangular garden, using the side of a barn as one side of the rectangle. What is the maximum area that the farmer can enclose with 40ft of fence? what is the larger...

A society of 12 people had to pay \$1224. A group of it didn't pay and each one of the others payed \$34 more than what they had to pay to cover the non-payer's dues. The number of people who didn't...

The chocolate factory makes a dark chocolate that is 31% fat and a white chocolate that is 47% fat. How many kilograms of dark chocolate should be mixed with 300 kilograms of white chocolate to make...

the fee to rent a concert hall is \$2,250 per plus \$150 per hour to pay the support staff. For how many hours can the orchestra rent the hall and stay within the budget of \$3,000 ?

A pharmacist wishes to mix a solution that is 2% Minoxidil. She has on hand 70 ml of a 1% solution and wishes to add some 4% solution to obtain the desired 2% solution. How much 4% solution should...

X the average distance from the earth to the moon is 3.844*10^8 meters. if the length of an average pencil is1.8^-1 meters approximately how many pencils would need to be connected together to reach...

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