## Word Problem Resources

Erica earned a total of \$50,450 last year from her two jobs. The amount she earned from her job at the store was \$1,250 more than three times the amount she earned from her job at the college. How...

The application fo the Pythagorean Theorem in three dimensions involves the relationship betwee teh perpendicular edges of a recangular block and the solid diagonal of the same block. In the figure,...

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A baker purchased 12 lb of wheat flour and 15 lb of rye flour for a total cost of \$39.87. A second purchase, at the same prices, included 15 lb of wheat flour and 10 lb of rye flour. The cost of the...

a new sidewalk will be 6 feet wide 100 feet long and filled to a depth of 9(0.75 ft) inches with concrete. how many cubic yards of concrete are needed?   I need help on how to solve...

A merchant mixes 4 lbs of cinnamon tea with 1 lb of spice tea to create a mixture that costs \$12 per pound. When the merchant mixes 1 lb of the cinnamon tea with 4 lb of the spice tea, the mixture...

A rowing team rowing with the current traveled 40 km in 2 h. Rowing against the current, the team could travel only 16 km in 2 h. Find the team's rowing rate in calm water and the rate of the cur...

A rowing team rowing with the current traveled 40 km in 2 h. Rowing against the current the team could travel only 16 km in 2 h. Find the team's rowing rate in calm water and the rate of the current...

A motorboat traveling with the current went 35 mi in 3.5 hr. Traveling against the current , the boat went 12 mi in 3 hr. Find the rate of the boat in calm water and the rate of the current.