# equation

### When 4 times a number is increased by 40, the answer is the same as when 100 is decreased by the num

When 4 times a number is increased by 40, the answer is the same as when 100 is decreased by the number The phrase a number means an arbitrary...
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### Dunder Mifflin will print business cards for \$0.10 each plus setup charge of \$15. Werham Hogg offers

Dunder Mifflin will print business cards for \$0.10 each plus setup charge of \$15. Werham Hogg offers business cards for \$0.15 each with a setup...
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### A tortoise is walking in the desert. It walks at a speed of 5 meters per minute for 12.5 meters. For

A tortoise is walking in the desert. It walks at a speed of 5 meters per minute for 12.5 meters. For how many minutes does it walk? Distance...
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### A cell phone provider is offering an unlimited data plan for \$70 per month or a 5 GB plan for \$55 pe

A cell phone provider is offering an unlimited data plan for \$70 per month or a 5 GB plan for \$55 per month. However, if you go over your 5 GB of...
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### Deon opened his account starting with \$650 and he is going to take out \$40 per month. Mai opened up

Deon opened his account starting with \$650 and he is going to take out \$40 per month. Mai opened up her account with a starting amount of \$850 and...
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### You and your friend are playing a number-guessing game. You ask your friend to think of a positive n

You and your friend are playing a number-guessing game. You ask your friend to think of a positive number, square the number, multiply the result...
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### 993 cold drinks bottles are to be placed in crates. Each crate can hold 9 bottles. How many crates w

993 cold drinks bottles are to be placed in crates. Each crate can hold 9 bottles. How many crates would be needed and how many bottles will...
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### If EF = 9x - 17, FG = 17x - 14, and EG = 20x + 17, what is FG?

If EF = 9x - 17, FG = 17x - 14, and EG = 20x + 17, what is FG? By segment addition, we know that: EF + FG = EG Substituting in our values for...
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### Rachel buys some scarves that cost \$10 each and 2 purses that cost \$16 each. The cost of Rachel's to

Rachel buys some scarves that cost \$10 each and 2 purses that cost \$16 each. The cost of Rachel's total purchase is \$62. What equation can be used...
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### Lebron James scored 288 points in 9 games this season. Assuming he continues to score at this consta

Lebron James scored 288 points in 9 games this season. Assuming he continues to score at this constant rate, write a linear equation that...
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### If you divide my brother's age by 3 and then add 20, you will get my age, which is 31. What is my br

If you divide my brother's age by 3 and then add 20, you will get my age, which is 31. What is my brothers age? Let b be the brother's age....
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### Is (9, 6) a solution to the equation y = x - 3?

Is (9, 6) a solution to the equation y = x - 3? The ordered pair (x, y) = (9, 6) Plug in x = 9 into y = x - 3: y = 9 - 3 y = 6 Yes, (9, 6) is a...
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### you and michael have the sum of 19.75. if michael has 8.25 how much more do you have

you and michael have the sum of 19.75. if michael has 8.25 how much more do you have If you and Michael have 19.75, and Michael has 8.25, then...
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### a 9-foot rope is cut into two pieces one piece is x feet express the length of the other piece in te

a 9-foot rope is cut into two pieces one piece is x feet express the length of the other piece in terms of x Piece 1 + Piece 2 = 9 Piece 1 = x x...
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### Allen saves \$162 a month. Allen saves \$43 less each month than Lane. How much will Lane save in 2 ye

Allen saves \$162 a month. Allen saves \$43 less each month than Lane. How much will Lane save in 2 years? Calculate Lane's monthly savings: Lane's...
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