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Pet supplies makes a profit of \$5.50 per bag, if the store wants to make a profit of no less than \$5

Pet supplies makes a profit of \$5.50 per bag, if the store wants to make a profit of no less than \$5225, how many bags does it need to sell?...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 12, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

At a birthday party, 13 children ate cake, 9 ate ice cream, 7 ate both cake and ice cream, and one c

At a birthday party, 13 children ate cake, 9 ate ice cream, 7 ate both cake and ice cream, and one child had neither cake nor ice cream. How many...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 9, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

8 sweets are shared among 4 pupils. how many does each pupil get

8 sweets divided by 4 pupils = 2 sweets per pupil. We can also write this as a proportion: 8 sweets x sweets ---------- = ------------ 4...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 7, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

If you have \$6 left over, then 8 notebooks cost \$22 - \$6 = \$16. 8 notebooks = \$16 Divide each side of the equation by 8 Each notebook is \$2
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 6, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

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63 is the sum of 24 and helenas age

Set up an equation where h is Helena's age. h + 24 = 63 Subtract 24 from each side h = 39
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 4, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Marcus bought w poster boards for \$3 each

The total is \$3 * w = 3w
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 2, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

7 bananas at 15ยข each

We have 15 cents times 7 bananas = \$1.05
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 2, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Nate jars 2 liters of jam everyday. How many days did Nate spend making jam if he jarred 8 liters of

Nate jars 2 liters of jam everyday. How many days did Nate spend making jam if he jarred 8 liters of jam? 2 liters per 1 day and 8 liters per x...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Oct 2, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Dan has a favorite fast food restaurant where he always orders French fries and a milk shake. If the

Dan has a favorite fast food restaurant where he always orders French fries and a milk shake. If the fries contain 15 grams of fat and the shake...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 29, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Jan brought 10 vases of 5 roses each. Jow many roses did she buy?

10 Vases * 5 roses in each vase = 50 total roses.
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 28, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

ohn read the first 114 pages of a novel, which was 3 pages less than1/3 of the novel

Let p be the novel pages. We have 1/3p - 3 = 114 Add 3 to each side 1/3p = 117 Multiply each side by 3 p = 351
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 24, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

one egg has75 calories. one slice of bacon has 38 calories. how many calories are in a breakfast of

one egg has75 calories. one slice of bacon has 38 calories. how many calories are in a breakfast of 2 eggs and 4 slices of bacon 2 eggs x 75...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 24, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Mary spent a total of \$291.94 for a party. She spent \$200.29 on food, plus an additional \$30.55 for

Mary spent a total of \$291.94 for a party. She spent \$200.29 on food, plus an additional \$30.55 for each hour of the party. How long was the...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 24, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

You prepare 18 scoops of dog food for 6 dogs, and prepare 24 scoops of dog food for 8 dogs. What is

You prepare 18 scoops of dog food for 6 dogs, and prepare 24 scoops of dog food for 8 dogs. What is the constant of proportionality for the amount...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 23, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Cara learns to perform 2 vocal pieces during each week of lessons. After 7 weeks of voice lessons, h

Cara learns to perform 2 vocal pieces during each week of lessons. After 7 weeks of voice lessons, how many pieces will Cara be able to sing, in...
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 23, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests

Let p be what Peter earns hourly. Peter earns less than 9 dollars an hour.

p < 9 is our inequality.
Thread by: math_celebrity, Sep 22, 2016, 0 replies, in forum: Calculator Requests