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 Question 70584: When Julia works overtime, she is paid 1 1/2 times as much per hour as she normally is. After working her usual 40 hours last week, she worked an additional 8 hours overtime. If she made \$520 last week, find her normal hourly wage. Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6294)
 Question 70584: When Julia works overtime, she is paid 1 1/2 times as much per hour as she normally is. After working her usual 40 hours last week, she worked an additional 8 hours overtime. If she made \$520 last week, find her normal hourly wage. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)

 Question 70622: For the following set, which number has the largest absolute value? Show work 4,-1,12,-20,19,0 A) 0 B) 19 C) -20 D) -1 Click here to see answer by bucky(2189)

 Question 71231: I am have a very hard time figuring out problems in my math class and had about 5 people try to help me. I am fine in math tell i get to a question like this:-5(3x-2y)-(x+6Y). Can some one out there explain this to me like I am a total dumb person or a little baby because that is what it is going to take. It say combane like terms. Click here to see answer by ptaylor(2052)

 Question 72165: what is the absolute value of [ 2x-8] = 0 (the brakets are the absolute value symbols) Click here to see answer by checkley75(3666)

 Question 72371: Suppose you're given the formula R = s + 2t. If you know that s is three times greater than t, how could you rewrite the formula? Click here to see answer by checkley75(3666)

 Question 72369: If the two intergers are diffrent , how do you multiply it ? im confused . Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 72514: Find the mean. –9, –7, 3, 5, 6, 20 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)

 Question 72721: Yellow paint and blue paint must be mixed in the ratio 2:3 to produce the desired shade of green paint. How much of each color should be used to produce 4 L of green paint? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)

 Question 72719: Express the ratio 750 cm:3 m in simplest form. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)

 Question 72731: give the y values for x=-2,-1,0,1,2,3 for the function y=1/x-1 Click here to see answer by rmromero(383)

 Question 72722: Solve the problem 20/3n+1 - 4/3n-1 = 3/2. Click here to see answer by rmromero(383)

 Question 72832: How many grams of gold alloy that costs \$4 per gram must be mixed with thirty grams of a gold alloy that costs \$7 per gram to make an alloy that costs \$5 per gram? Click here to see answer by checkley75(3666)

 Question 73337: Please help me use 'factor by grouping' to solve this: 3x^2 - 6xy + 2x - 4y. I believe it is: 5x^3 -6xy+2x - 4y. 3x^2 + 2x = 5x^3. I missed class due to an illness so I missed class the day we started on this chapter. Thank you. Chris Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8999)

 Question 73746: HOw can you simplify this problem? The m-2 is inside absolute value lines. -3 /m-2/ =2 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 73747: How do you solve and graph: /c-4/ > 1 The c-4 is in absolute value lines. Thank you! Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)
 Question 73747: How do you solve and graph: /c-4/ > 1 The c-4 is in absolute value lines. Thank you! Click here to see answer by bucky(2189)

 Question 75774: Solve the open sentence and graph the solution set. |z-2|≤5 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)

 Question 75779: Solve the open sentence and graph the solution set. |6-(3d-5)|≤14 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)

 Question 75757: If x = -2, y = 3, and z = -4, evaluate the following. xy/x+y Click here to see answer by checkley75(3666)

 Question 75786: Solve the open sentence and graph the solution set. |6r+8|<-4 Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8999)

 Question 75787: Solve the open sentence and graph the solution set. |8-(w-1)|≤9 Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8999)

 Question 75856: Solve the open sentence and name and graph the solution set. Please and thank you, to I can have a clear understanding of what I am doing. |x-5|=8 Click here to see answer by tutorcecilia(2152)

 Question 75867: Solve the open sentence and name and graph the solution set. Please and thank you, to I can have a clear understanding of what I am doing. |6r+8|<-4 Click here to see answer by bucky(2189)

 Question 76999: Business and finance. There are 850 Douglas fir and ponderosa pine trees in a section of forest bought by Sawz Logging Co. The company paid an average of \$300 for each Douglas fir and \$225 for each ponderosa pine. If the company paid \$217,500 for the trees, how many of each kind did the company buy? Click here to see answer by checkley75(3666)

 Question 77233: The sum of a number and -16 is 3. Find the number. Click here to see answer by Ayesha(2)
 Question 77233: The sum of a number and -16 is 3. Find the number. Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 77230: Why is it that Pythagorean Theorem is so complicated? Click here to see answer by checkley75(3666)

 Question 77563: solve open sentence with cases one and 2 |14-2z|=16 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 77648: I AM JUST RE-LEARNING TO DO FRACTIONS,INTEGERS,AND NOW WORKING ON ALGEBRA BUT I DONT UNDERSTAND THE FIRST THING CAN ANYONE HELP ME WITH HOW AND WHAT I NEED TO START WITH? Click here to see answer by katie9112000(2)

 Question 78018: Graph the function and state the domain and range. Click here to see answer by bucky(2189)