## Word Problem Resources

Harry bought 155 oranges for \$35. He found that 15 of them were rotten. He sold all the remaining oranges at 7 for \$12. How much money did he make?

You are about to take a test that contains computation problems worth 6 points each and word problems worth 10 point each. You can do a computation problem in 2 minutes and a word problem in 4 minutes...

Mr. Harding sold 100 shares of stock at \$14 per share. He had a loss of \$6 per share. What did Mr. Harding pay for each share of the stock?

I need to cover my salary cost of \$590,968 I charge my customers \$86hr for 6 hours of work per day 5 days a week. Each job will require 2 people (total 12hrs per job). The cost for the contractor...

You buy a saguaro cactus 5 feet high and it grows at a rate of 0.6 inches each year. Express its height h, in inches, as a function of time t, in years, since the purchase. Enter your answer as an...

The temperature of the soil is 28 ∘Cat the surface and decreases by 0.08 ∘C for each centimeter below the surface. Express temperature T, in degrees Celsius, as a function of depth d, in centimeters,...

A man has 25 coins in his pocket, all of which are dimes and quarters. If the total value of his change is \$3.55, how many dimes and how many quarters does he have?

Emanuel needs to produce 4000 milliliters of 72.5% alcohol solution. At his disposal he has 20% alcohol solution and 80% alcohol solution. How much of each does he need in order to produce his desired...

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