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 Question 658933: six more than twice a number is 16 Click here to see answer by MathLover1(7480)

 Question 658940: Samuel has found that his new car gets 37 miles per gallon on the highway and 30 miles per gallon in the city. He recently drove 365 miles on 11 gallons of gasoline. How many miles did he drive on the highway? How many miles did he drive in the city? Click here to see answer by Theo(3556)

 Question 659542: 9 books are to be brought by astudent. Some cost \$6 each nd the remainder cost \$6.50 each. If the total amount spent was \$56, how many of each were bought ? Click here to see answer by lynnlo(4174)

 Question 659860: Two decreased by half of a number is 1/4 of the number. Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(11162)

 Question 660978: The quotient of the sum of a number and 7 and 9 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(29613)

 Question 661721: twice the sum of a number and 9 is equal to three times the difference of the number and 3. find the number. Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)

 Question 662139: a number multiplied by 6 and 7 subtracted from the product Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(11162)

 Question 662183: how many liters of coke do i need for twenty-six people? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(34674)

 Question 662583: the length of a rectangle is 3 meters longer than the width. If the diagonal of the rectangle is 15 meters. Find the length and width Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)

 Question 663301: The quotient of a number a and 11 is at least 2 less than the number x. I tried x+11<(and equal to)2-x i got that wrong Click here to see answer by vleith(2825)

 Question 663435: The product of my number and twice my number is 128. What is half my number? Explain how you solved the problem. 4th grade math. Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)

 Question 664007: Find a direct relationship between x and y. x= t-6 y= t^2-5t Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(29613)

 Question 663628: if person A can paint a house for 6 hours and person B can paint a house for 4 hours. How many hours they can finish in one day if they will join together painting a house? Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)

 Question 664385: Valentines day. Find the markup on a dozen roses if a florist buys them wholesale for \$12.95 and sells them for \$47.50 Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)

 Question 664567: How do I explain finding this answer to my 4th grader? At a department store a hat and a shirt cost \$22. The hat costs \$12 less than the shirt. How much does the hat cost at the store? How much does the shirt cost? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(34674)

 Question 664187: A doctor invests a portion of money at 5% and \$2500 more than twice as much as 9%. The total annual income from the investments is \$1475. Find the amount invested at 5%. Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)

 Question 665431: find the pair of consecutive integers such that the sum of twice the smaller even integer and 10 times the larger even integer is 500 Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)
 Question 665431: find the pair of consecutive integers such that the sum of twice the smaller even integer and 10 times the larger even integer is 500 Click here to see answer by mananth(13127)

 Question 664746: find a number if twice the sum of the number and 4 equals 11 more then the number. Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)

 Question 665503: Eight less than the product of eleven and a number Ten times the difference between a number and Fifty. The product of 9 and the total of z and 4 Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)
 Question 665503: Eight less than the product of eleven and a number Ten times the difference between a number and Fifty. The product of 9 and the total of z and 4 Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(9717)

 Question 665251: three times the amount by which a certain number exceeds 6 is equal to the number plus 144 in algebraic form Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)

 Question 664005: If Gloria received a 3% raise and is now making \$21,620 a year, what was her salary before the raise? Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)

 Question 665891: "Alessia is paid 1.4 times her normal hourly rate for each hour she works over 30 hours in a week. Last week she worked 35 hours and earned \$436.60. What is her hourly rate?" Can you translate this into algebreze? Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)

 Question 665935: If Kachina Caron invested \$1800 in a simple interest account and earned \$54 in 6 months, what is the annual interest rate? Click here to see answer by rfer(13569)

 Question 666059: One number is 3 less than a second number. Twice the second number is 5 less than 3 times the first. Find the two numbers. Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(11162)

 Question 666058: One number is 3 less than a second number. Twice the second number is 5 less than 3 times the first. Find the two numbers. Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(11162)

 Question 666414: 10 less than 5 times a number Click here to see answer by Leaf W.(99)

 Question 666460: If I swim upstream at 1.4 mph and downstream at 1.8 mph and it takes 70 minutes to return to my starting point, how much time did I swim downstream? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(34674)

 Question 666467: the side of a square is 5 centimeters shorter than the side of an equilateral triangle. The perimeter of the square is 7 centimeters less than the perimeter of the triangle. Fund the lengths of a side of the square and a side of the triangle. Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)

 Question 666490: a business website was accessed as often on the first day of a promotion as on the next 2 days combined. the first day hits were four times those on the third. the second day hits were 4000 more than the third. how many were there each day? Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)

 Question 666603: the ages of the 11 girls in class show are: 8yrs; 15yrs; 14yrs; 8yrs; 15yrs; 14yrs; 14yrs; 14yrs; 15yrs; 73yrs; 91yrs; 93yrs 1. Determine the Arithmetic mean of the ages of these girls. 2. Is the Arithmetic means of the ages were accurate representation of the ages of the girls that were in class? Explain. 3. Which other statistics of other central tendency can give as on accurate representation of ages of girls that were in class. 4. Determine the statistics mention in 3 Click here to see answer by vleith(2825)

 Question 666723: A convertible and a minivan leave a highway junction at the same time. The convertible travels west at 55 miles per hour and the minivan travels north at 30 miles per hour. Assuming the two vehicles do not deviate off course, how far apart are they after 2 hours? Click here to see answer by ewatrrr(11162)

 Question 667030: what is the product of 5 and some number decreased by 7 is equal to 12? Click here to see answer by swincher4391(733)

 Question 667045: what is five times a number is equal to four less than twice the number? Click here to see answer by stanbon(60771)

 Question 667677: I am new to algebra.com website. How do I save my self tons of time from browsing through thousands of archived problems to find a particular problem that I'm working on? Thanks Ralph Click here to see answer by MathLover1(7480)

 Question 668020: Three times a number is equal to the number decreased by two. what is the number? Click here to see answer by rfer(13569)

 Question 669190: Two minor league baseball players got a total of 276 hits. Washington had 14 more hits than Sanchez. Find the number of hits for each player. Click here to see answer by stanbon(60771)

 Question 669189: The quotient of 6 more than two times a number, and the number? Click here to see answer by stanbon(60771)

 Question 669030: Hi. Five problems: 1. the difference of seven and a number g 2. the product of a number q and nine 3. the store sells pencils (p) and erasers (e). Each pencil costs \$0.25 and each eraser costs \$0.10. Write an algebraic expression showing the cost of buying pencils and erasers. 4. Nathans was holding a special event for customers to try their new hot dog flavors. Initial cost to attend was \$10.00 plus \$0.50 per hot dog. Write an algebraic expression showing the cost of attending and eating at the nathan's hot dog eating event. 5. Simplify 72 divided by (16-2^3)+12. Thank you so much! Click here to see answer by ReadingBoosters(3246)

 Question 669563: the quotient of a number added to 5 and 12 i thought it was x / 5x12 Click here to see answer by MathLover1(7480)