A hockey team played 81 games in a season. They won fewer than 3 times the number of ties, and lost eight fewer than they won. How many games did they win? Lose? Tie?

A hockey team played 81 games in a season. They won fewer than 3 times the number of ties, and lost eight fewer than they won. How many games did they win? Lose? Tie?

a jet plane traveling 450 mph overtakes a propeller plane traveling at 250 mph that had a three hour head start. how far from thr starting points are thr planes?

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...

The cost of a Frigbox refrigerator is $900, and depreciates $40 each year. The cost of an Arctic Air refrigerator is $1390, and it depreciates $110 per year. (a) Find an equation for...

on a street with 24 houses 9 houses have fewer than 6 rooms, 8 houses have more than 7 rooms and, and 4 houses have more than 8 rooms. What is the total number of houses on street that are either...

on a street with 24 houses 9 houses have fewer than 6 rooms, 8 houses have more than 7 rooms and, and 4 houses have more than 8 rooms. What is the total number of houses on street that are either...

An open box is to be formed out of a rectangle piece of cardboard whose length is 12cm longer than its width. To form the box, a square of side 5 cm will be removed from each corner of the cardboard...

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A man flies a small airplane from Fargo to Bismarck, North Dakota --- a distance of 180 miles. Because he is flying into a head wind, the trip takes him 2 hours. On the way back, the wind is still...

Greg and Gary start a bicycle race at the same place and time.Greg travels at a constant speed of 16 miles/hour and Gary at a constant speed of 12 miles/hour. Greg finishes the race 2 hours ahead...

In order to get full marks I need to show my work properly. Raisins and sunflower seeds are sold together in packages of 250 g. The ratio of the mass of raisins to the mass of sunflower...

Each person, in an IT department of 60 people, works on at least one of 3 major projects: system security, program implementation, platform development. 23 people work on system security, 28 work...

The denominator of a fraction is three more than the numerator. If five is subtracted from both the numerator and the denominator, the resulting fraction is 1/2. Find the original fraction

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The bike shop charges $10 for flat tire repair and $40 for a full tune up. The total receipts for services was $3,000. Ten tune ups were done. How many flat tires were repaired? What were the total...

A clothing store purchased 2 times as many dresses as skirts. The total number of new items in inventory was 120. How many of each were purchased?

The grocery store pays a 15% tax on alcohol sales. The total tax paid last year was $3,750. What was the total sales for alcohol last year?

Pat and Mike working together can assemble a bookcase in 6 minutes. It takes Mike, working by himself, 9 minutes longer than it takes Pat working by himself to assemble the bookcase. How long does...

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A rectangular painting is three times as long as it is wide. The area of the picture is 588 in^2. find the dimensions of the painting

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