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 Question 151622: Jasmin is walking a group of 6 dogs. In how many different orders can the enter her house in single file to get a drink of water? A. 21 B. 40 C. 480 D. 720 Click here to see answer by Alan3354(34679)

 Question 151710: Give the 9th term in the sequence. 2,-6,18,-54 A. -39,366 B. -4374 C. 1459 D. 13,122 Click here to see answer by vleith(2825)

 Question 151803: how many yards of materials from a 24-yard length of cloth remain after 3 pieces, each 3 1/2 yards long, and 5 pieces, each 2 1/4 yards long, are removed? Click here to see answer by jojo14344(1513)

 Question 151816: A car salesman makes \$445 per week plus commission. If during the week he sells a new van for \$34,960 and earns 2.5% commission on the sale, how much money did he earn for the week? a.\$429 b.\$874 c.\$885 d.\$1319 Click here to see answer by jojo14344(1513)

 Question 151814: Valley wood Golf Course offers classes Monday through Saturday. The Saturday classes last 75-minutes while the weekday classes 45-minutes. If they offered 705-minutes of classes last week, what was the maximum number of weekday classes. a.9 b.14 c.12 d.17 Click here to see answer by mducky2(62)

 Question 151915: i dont know how to do algebra and i need to know it by august 25 what do i do? Click here to see answer by nabla(475)

 Question 152012: I want to knnow the value of this problem... 4. one hundred seven more than y Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 152013: I need help with these two problem please. 7 3/4 - 3 1/3 (7 and 3 over 4 (-minus) 3 and 1 over 2) Hi Stanbon, thank you very much for your help. One thing, I don't understand the 7 and 3 over 4 -3 and 1 over 2 problem. I don't understand how you got the 14 over 2 at the end. Rewrite the division problem before solving 1/4 divided 1/2 I need to know which one is correct: 1. 4/1 x 1/2 2. 4/1 x 2/1 3. 1/4 x 2/1 4. 1/4 x 1/2 Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 152011: I want to knnow the value of this problem... 4. one hundred seven more than y Click here to see answer by mangopeeler07(462)

 Question 150145: Question: find an expression equivalent to the one below (0.3667)(0.8333)(0.3333)/(0.4444)(0.6667)(0.125) the correct answer is: [(11/30)(5/6)(1/3)/(4/9)(2/3)(1/8)] = 11/4 = 2.75 I understand how to turn everything into fractions but the explanation in the answer states "Simplify the fraction in the beginning of the solution...". How do you go about simplifying [(11/30)(5/6)(1/3)/(4/9)(2/3)(1/8)] to get to the next step 11/4? regards, Tres. Click here to see answer by leo4frio(2)

 Question 152248: I need to see how to solve 4(2n-5) = 3n +10 Thank you Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 152443: can you please show me what i'm doing wrong . I've tred many times but i do not get it.Please show all of the work to get the answer.I know the right answer but cannot show how I arrived at that answer ()= Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(9719)

 Question 152547: Algebra what is 4/5 divided by n+ 13 When n=1/5 please explain how you did it Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 152712: Aaron and Ethan were building a scale model of a boat. They use a scale of one inch to nine feet. The boat they built was ten inches long and 1.8 inches wide. Based on their scale, what were the measurements of the real boat? Click here to see answer by jojo14344(1513)

 Question 152726: You have worked 37.75 hours and your hourly rate of pay is \$11.60. what is your amount of pay? Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(29613)

 Question 152839: The relative density of an object may be defined as its weight in air Wa, divided by the difference of its weight in air and its weight when submerged in water, Ww. For a lead weight, Wa = 1.097 Ww. Find the relative density of lead. Click here to see answer by mducky2(62)

 Question 152927: 7 over 8 + x = 17 over 24 Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 151818: Wealey invested \$6,500 in a mutual fund at a yearly rate of 3 3/4%. If he earned %975 in interest, how long has the money been invested? a. 2.5 years b. 3 years c. 4 years d. 4.5 years Click here to see answer by orca(409)

 Question 153115: 9 - x square over y square over 3 - x over y Click here to see answer by oscargut(1838)

 Question 153113: x - 2 over x - x over x + 3 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(29613)

 Question 153177: 9 - x square over y square divided by 3 - x over y Click here to see answer by stanbon(60778)

 Question 153175: x - 2 divided by x - x over x + 3 Click here to see answer by stanbon(60778)

 Question 153411: You went trout fishing and caught 6 trout fish. The lengths are 8 5/8, 10 1/2, 9 1/4, 8 3/4, 10 2/3 and 9 5/6. What is the average length of the trout you caught? Please explain. I get 1383/144 or 9 87/144 but this is wrong, what am I doing wrong? Click here to see answer by stanbon(60778)
 Question 153411: You went trout fishing and caught 6 trout fish. The lengths are 8 5/8, 10 1/2, 9 1/4, 8 3/4, 10 2/3 and 9 5/6. What is the average length of the trout you caught? Please explain. I get 1383/144 or 9 87/144 but this is wrong, what am I doing wrong? Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6294)

 Question 153525: How can you tell what a negative slope is and a positive sole is? Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 153572: can you help me with this problem please: using the digits from 0 through 9, arrange them in fraction form to produce a sum of 1. thank you very much i really need your help. Click here to see answer by vleith(2825)

 Question 153523: What is the range and the first and third quartiles of the data set? 14,16,12,15,22,18,16,10,12 A. 22, 12, 17 B. 22, 15, 17 C. 12, 12, 17 D. 12, 12, 15 Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(9719)

 Question 153580: Simplify 3^2-5 n=3/5 3(3/5)^2-5 3(9/25)-5 3/1(9/25-5 27/25-5/1 27/25-125/25 = 27-125 = -98 Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 153657: Perform the indicated operations; write answer in simplest form; note: "•" denotes multiplication: 4 and 2/3 • 3 and 1/3 • 3 and 3/4 Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 153764: Determine the LCD of the following a)by inspection b) by division of prime numbers. 3/4, 7/12, 5/6, 1/5 inspection: Check: Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 153755: 2y - 1/6y = This is from Introduction to College mATHEMATICS BY gARY d jONES AND wADI e mAHFOUD Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 153524: Find the volume. Use 3.14 for PI V=PI r^2 h There is an upright cylinder, on the top is 15in. and on the side is 40in. A. 1200in^3 B. 1884in^3 C. 3768in^3 D. 28,260in^3 Click here to see answer by orca(409)