An 87-inch length of ribbon is to be cut into three pieces. The longest piece is to be 38 inches longer than the shortest piece, and the third piece is to be half the length of the longest piece....

An 87-inch length of ribbon is to be cut into three pieces. The longest piece is to be 38 inches longer than the shortest piece, and the third piece is to be half the length of the longest piece....

The sum of three consecutive even integers is 198. Find the integers. The three consecutive even integers are

The sum of four times n and 3 is 20

The statement " fifteen years less than 8 times the age, a" can be written algebraically as___

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Kevin is 2 times as old as Grabriela. 12 years ago, kevin was 6 times as old as Gabriela.

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Leila , Chris, and Kevin sent a total of 130 text messages over their cell phones during the weekend. Kevin sent 3 times as many messages as Chris. Chris sent 5 fewer messages than Leila. How many...

There is a fisherman that sells fish smaller than 12 inches in length for $3, anything that is 12 inches or longer is $6. His local fishing laws will not let him catch fish smaller than 6 inches...

There were 26 nickels, dimes, and quarters in all, and their value was $2.25. How many coins of each type were there if there were 10 times as many nickels as quarters? I've gotten...

There were 26 nickels, dimes, and quarters in all, and their value was $2.25. How many coins of each type were there if there were 10 times as many nickels as quarters? I've gotten...

I have worked it out where I have gotten as far as 2a^2- 6a. factor out 2a leaves me with 0=2a(a-3) should my answer for the word problem be 3? If I continue, would I get a=1 which does not work...

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