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 Question 124704: Adult tickets for a play cost \$10 and child tickets cost \$4. If there were 30 people at a performance and the theater collected \$234 from ticket sales, how many adults and how many children attended the play? Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9650)

 Question 124729: |x-1|+|x-2|+|x-3|=4 Find two solutions Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8880)

 Question 125901: It gave me this information. y=x^2 , squareroot y= squareroot x^2, squareroot y=|x| where therefore since x The question is |x-3|>|2x+1| I don't know how to solve this inequalitie. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57224)

 Question 125946: I don't know how to solve this inequalitie.: It gave me this information. y=x^2 , squareroot y= squareroot x^2, squareroot y=|x| where therefore since x The question is |x-3|>|2x+1| I asked this question before but is there another way to figure this out without graphing like can we actually solve it by doing the math? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57224)

 Question 125947: The question is squareroot x^2-6x+9 > 1 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57224)

 Question 126012: (3 + 17) – 2(3 – 3) + 1000 Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 126024: The equation y = 5x – 60 describes the amount of money a class of students might earn from candy bar sales. What are the slope and y-intercept of this line Click here to see answer by marcsam823(57)
 Question 126024: The equation y = 5x – 60 describes the amount of money a class of students might earn from candy bar sales. What are the slope and y-intercept of this line Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 126027: An employee who produces x units per hour earns an hourly wage of y = 0.80x + 11 (in dollars). Find the hourly wage for an employee who produces 19 units per hour. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 126029: One number is 6 more than another. If the sum of the smaller number and 3 times the larger number is 34, find the two numbers. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 126028: A student earns \$0.65 for each mistake she finds in a text. Sketch the equation of direct variation. Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9650)

 Question 126051: y = sqrt(x+1)^2 - sqrt(x-1)^2 Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 126038: Translate the following statement into an algebraic equation Let x represent the number. 6 times a number is 14 more than that number. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 126026: Given f(x) = –x3 – 3x2 + 3x + 9, find f(–1), f(0), and f(1). Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 126015: 104 + 9 * 7 Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 126034: The length of one of the equal legs of an isosceles triangle is 8 cm less than 4 times the length of the base. If the perimeter is 29 cm, find the length of one of the equal legs. Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 126033: Find two consecutive integers such that the sum of 3 times the first integer and 8 times second integer is 107 Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 126136: Please gave me a step by step explanation/answers for the following three problems using the Absolute value of Equation. Thank you for your help 1. |2x-3|+5=26 2. |3x+5|=11 3. |3-2/5x|=9 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 126134: abs(2x+2)>-3 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 126035: Translate the following statement into an algebraic equation. Let x represent the number. 3 less than 14 times a number is 5 times that same number. Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 126139: Explain how to solve equations involving absolute terms by solving following problem: | x - ¼ | = | ½ x - ¾ | Click here to see answer by stanbon(57224)

 Question 126103: The length of a rectangle is 10 in. more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 38 in., find the width of the rectangle Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 126373: What is the value of X? Problem: X/6 6/9 Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)
 Question 126373: What is the value of X? Problem: X/6 6/9 Click here to see answer by solver91311(16868)

 Question 126409: I3x+4I The I is absolute value sign. What do I do? Thanks _____ = 2 I2x+4I Click here to see answer by stanbon(57224)

 Question 127013: solve for x: -5x-4 > or = to 8 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 127512: |4-x|<5 I dont get the step your suppose to do. Do you subtrack first or what? Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 128066: Evaluate |-x-2y| x= -2 y= 3 I say the answer is 4 but my daughter says -4. Which one is right??? Thanks for your expertise!!!! Click here to see answer by mr.barrett(5)

 Question 128124: Solve the absolute value equation. 4) |x2 - 9| = 7 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57224)

 Question 128324: I just can't seem to figure this out. If the average temperature of a human is 97.8 (+-1.2) degrees fahrenheit, write an absolute value inequality describing normal human body temperature. Thanks!! Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 128325: For what values of x does the absolute value equation abs(x-7) = x-7 hold? Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9650)

 Question 128605: find the y-intercept -x+3y=24 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 128606: solve x/6+3=0 Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 128604: write the equation of the line which has y-intercept (0,8) and is perpendicular to the line with equation y=-3x+12 Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 128603: given f(x)=2x^2-3x+2, find f(-3) ^ means squared Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 128734: |T|-4=7 Click here to see answer by psbhowmick(529)

 Question 129043: -1/3x-2/3y=-2 where would the two lines meet when you graph it Click here to see answer by checkley71(8403)

 Question 129429: could you please help me with this absolute value problem?Thank you in advance. 5-2 / 3x-4 /=-5 I didn't know how to make the straight lines on either side of the equation.Thank you for your time,and have a great day. Joanie Click here to see answer by stanbon(57224)

 Question 129846: What does a "!" mean in algebra? Example: (n+1)! Thanks! Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6287)

 Question 130145: Hello, not really sure about absolute value, trying to get my information and help from internet websites. I believe the answer to number one is -19,19. I have to show both solutions to the equation that works, so I believe that is correct....Thank you! |x+1|+20 |2m-4|=10 |2/3t+1|=8 |2x-3|<7 |5t-1|>9 Click here to see answer by ilana(307)

 Question 130563: 1/2(3a+1)-1/3(a-5)= Click here to see answer by cngriffith(27)

 Question 130887: 2|x-5|=3x i have to solve the equation this is a problem the teacher assigned himself Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 131396: 5|x+4|< 10 - 5, x+4 in absolute value is less than or equal to 10 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 132673: what is the absolut value of |-7| Well it is 7 because it asks what is the real vaule alone without and positive or negitive Click here to see answer by stanbon(57224)
 Question 132673: what is the absolut value of |-7| Well it is 7 because it asks what is the real vaule alone without and positive or negitive Click here to see answer by augustrush(1)

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