# multiplication

### The anti-inflammation drug Advil has a half-life of 2 hours. That is, the amount of the drug present

The anti-inflammation drug Advil has a half-life of 2 hours. That is, the amount of the drug present in the body is halved every two hours. What...
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### The 4/7 part of a number is 84 . What is the number?

The 4/7 part of a number is 84 . What is the number? We multiply 4/7 * 84. 7 goes into 84 12 times, so we have: 4 * 12 = 48
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### There are 50 pairs of pants. One-half of the pants are black. One-fifth of the pants are tan. How ma

There are 50 pairs of pants. One-half of the pants are black. One-fifth of the pants are tan. How many pairs of pants are not black or tan....
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### There are 377 baseball teams at the tournament and each team has 228 players. How many players are a

There are 377 baseball teams at the tournament and each team has 228 players. How many players are at the tournament? Key words are "There are",...
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### Georgina has 9 bags of shaved coconuts. If each bag weighs 1/2 pounds what is the total weight of th

Georgina has 9 bags of shaved coconuts. If each bag weighs 1/2 pounds what is the total weight of the bags? We take 9 bags * 1/2 pound per bag =...
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### double 6 , divide the result by y ,then raise what you have to the 10th power

double 6 , divide the result by y ,then raise what you have to the 10th power Take this in pieces: Double 6 means multiply 6 by 2 --> 6(2) = 12...
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### A store owner bought 240 cartons of eggs. The owner sold 5/8 of the eggs and set aside 5 cartons. Ho

A store owner bought 240 cartons of eggs. The owner sold 5/8 of the eggs and set aside 5 cartons. How many cartons of eggs did the owner have left...
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### kevin saw the hit movie at the theater on sunday. On Monday, Kevin told 4 friends about the movie. T

Kevin saw the hit movie at the theater on sunday. On Monday, Kevin told 4 friends about the movie. The day after that, each of those friends told...
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Yolanda had 9 cookies in a jar. She then bought 6 bags of 13 cookies each. How many cookies does she have now? 6 bags * 13 cookies each = 78...
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