# word problem

### Brice has 1200 in the bank. He wants to save a total of 3000 by depositing 40 per week from his payc

Brice has 1200 in the bank. He wants to save a total of 3000 by depositing 40 per week from his paycheck. How many weeks will it take until he...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 21, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### Dan makes 11 an hour working at the local grocery store. Over the past year he has saved 137.50 towa

Dan makes 11 an hour working at the local grocery store. Over the past year he has saved 137.50 toward a new pair of retro sneakers. If sneakers...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 21, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### Laura spent half of her money on a necklace. She spent 14.60 of what was left having dinner with car

Laura spent half of her money on a necklace. She spent 14.60 of what was left having dinner with carolyn. if she had 3.90 left, how much money did...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 21, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### In 1910, the population of math valley was 15,000. If the population is increasing at an annual rate

In 1910, the population of math valley was 15,000. If the population is increasing at an annual rate of 2.4%, what was the population in 1965?...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 20, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### On Monday, 417 students went on a trip to the zoo. All 7 buses were filled and 4 students had to tra

On Monday, 417 students went on a trip to the zoo. All 7 buses were filled and 4 students had to travel in cars. How many students were in each...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 20, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### jamie needs 3 cups of flour and 4 cups of sugar how many cups of sugar will she need if she uses 9 c

jamie needs 3 cups of flour and 4 cups of sugar how many cups of sugar will she need if she uses 9 cups of flour? Set up a proportion of...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 19, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### A company charges \$2 for each balloon in an arrangement and a \$3 delivery fee. You have \$9 to spend.

\$9 - \$3 delivery fee is \$6 to spend. \$6 / \$2 per balloon = 3 balloons.
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 19, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### two mechanics worked on a car. the first mechanic worked for 10 hours, and the second mechanic worke

two mechanics worked on a car. the first mechanic worked for 10 hours, and the second mechanic worked for 5 hours. together they charged a total...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 18, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### You are comparing the costs of producing shoes at two different manufacturers. Company 1 charges \$5

You are comparing the costs of producing shoes at two different manufacturers. Company 1 charges \$5 per pair of shoes plus a \$650 flat fee....
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 18, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### 175 students separated into n classes is 25

175/n = 25 25n = 175 Divide each side by 25 n = 7 classes
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### a textbook store sold a combined total of 296 sociology and history text books in a week. the number

a textbook store sold a combined total of 296 sociology and history text books in a week. the number of history textbooks sold was 42 less than...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 18, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### jake did 92 sit-ups each day that he exercised. if he exercised every day for 4 weeks approximately

jake did 92 sit-ups each day that he exercised. if he exercised every day for 4 weeks approximately how many setups did he do? 7 days per week *...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 18, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### todd has a bag of 150 pieces of candy. every weekday he eats 2 pieces and 3 pieces on weekends until

todd has a bag of 150 pieces of candy. every weekday he eats 2 pieces and 3 pieces on weekends until he has no more left. So each week, he eats...
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### Happy Paws charges \$16.00 plus \$1.50 per hour to keep a dog during the day. Woof Watchers charges \$1

Happy Paws charges \$16.00 plus \$1.50 per hour to keep a dog during the day. Woof Watchers charges \$11.00 plus \$2.75 per hour. Complete the...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 16, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### Brighthouse charges \$120 a month for their basic plan, plus \$2.99 for each on demand movie you buy.

Brighthouse charges \$120 a month for their basic plan, plus \$2.99 for each on demand movie you buy. Write and solve and inequality to find how...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 16, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### 200 apples at \$69.99 how much is each apple

\$69.99 per apple / 200 apples We want the price per apple. Divide top and bottom by 200 \$0.35 per apple.
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 15, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### there are 120 calories in 3/4 cup serving of cereal. How many Calories are there in 6 cups of cereal

120/3/4 = x/6 Cross multiply: 0.75x = 720 Divide each side of the equation by 0.75 x = 960
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 14, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

### Mario buys 3 postcards during each day of vacation. After 4 days of vacation, how many total post ca

Mario buys 3 postcards during each day of vacation. After 4 days of vacation, how many total post cards will Mario have bought? 3 postcards per...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 14, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests