Posted by **shirley** on Friday, February 22, 2013 at 10:54am.

several freshmen tried out for the school track team.

after round 1, 1/2 of the freshmen were eliminated. After round 2, 1/3 of those remaining were eliminated. After round 3, 1/4 of those remaining were eliminated. After round 4, 1/5 of those remaining were eliminated. After round 5, 1/6 of those remaining were eliminated. The 10 freshmen who remained made it onto the track team. How many freshmen originally tried out?

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- math - several freshmen tried out for the school track team. after round 1, 1/2 ...
- Algebra ASAP - The half-life of krypton-91 ^(91Kr) is 10 seconds. At time t = 0...
- algebra - The NCAA Division I Basketball Tournament begins each year with 64 ...
- Physics - A merry-go-round with r = 4m and a perfect frictionless bearing is ...
- Physics - A merry-go-round in the park has a radius of 1.8 m and a rotational ...
- math - Jose was playing a game with marbles.In the first round ,he lost 1/4 of ...
- Urgent math - population growth model. Can anybody please help me out in trying...
- Pre-Calculus - At time t hours after taking the cough suppressant hydrocodone ...
- Math - say you have 4/13 and the decimal equivalent to it is 30.76923 how do I ...
- math - In a large city league, the boys' baseball teams hold a tournament. If ...

More Related Questions