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April 19, 2014

April 19, 2014

Number of results: 48,065

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM! PLZ HELP!!**

missing information e.g. how many employees ? Did you see the solution I gave to your other problem?
*Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 8:49pm by Reiny*

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM!**

define a variable and write an inequality for each problem.then solve. Nineteen more than a number is less than 42.
*Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 8:48pm by tyneisha*

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM!**

0.5n > n - 6
*Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 10:12pm by Ms. Sue*

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM!**

19 + n < 42
*Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 8:48pm by Ms. Sue*

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM! PLZ HELP!!**

Amen, Reiny!
*Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 8:44pm by Ms. Sue*

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM!**

define a variable and write an inequality for each problem.then solve one half of a number is more than 6 less than the same number.
*Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 10:12pm by tyneisha*

**for Emily math**

(x+6)(x-2) = x*x -2*x + 6*x + 6*(-2) = x^2 - 2x + 6x - 12 = x^2 + 4x - 12 look at this page http://www.the-mathroom.ca/freebs/alg2/alg2.htm
*Monday, May 25, 2009 at 12:19am by Reiny*

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM!very important!!**

The first part is ax is less than or equal to 1200. You substitute a as 41.49. you will get 28.92263195950831525668835640636. The maximum number is 28 because if u purchase 29, you will go over the budget.
*Friday, November 30, 2012 at 9:14pm by Tiff*

**Alg2**

# of possibilities of arrangements for the word intercept?
*Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 12:22pm by Rock*

**Alg2**

what is the number of possibilities of arrangements of the letters in the word intercept?
*Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 11:23pm by Rock*

**Alg2**

I need help with problem solving...
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 2:20pm by Rock*

**5th Grade Math**

I didn't see how to turn that problem into a word problem on that page. Doesn't mean it's not there, I just didn't see it. She knows how to multiply the problem, it's coming up with a word problem that she can't see out of it. :)
*Monday, February 24, 2014 at 7:59pm by Sara *

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM! PLZ HELP!!**

Much Ado about nothing. adult ticket --- x child's ticket -- x-11 2x + 3(x-11) = 174.45 2x + 3x - 33 = 174.45 5x = 207.45 x = 41.49 Adult tickets cost $41.49 Child's ticket costs $30.49 That is all that is needed for the entire question. No matter some students hate math, when...
*Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 8:44pm by Reiny*

**MAT115**

A Word problem teaches you how to think and tests your ability to understand what you are reading. Your way of stating the problem is easier to understand. But there is only 2 words in it. So it may or may not qualify as a true Word problem.
*Thursday, July 22, 2010 at 12:44pm by Henry*

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM!very important!!**

I think this was the same question. Why are you posting it again? http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1354153471
*Friday, November 30, 2012 at 6:54pm by Reiny*

**Alg2**

i am realy lost as to how to do this alg 2 problem: find the two real-number solutions of each equation: x^2=100 Can you please explain how to do it? Thanks!:)
*Monday, February 2, 2009 at 8:13pm by amaya*

**math-word problem**

The width of a rectangle is fixed at 21cm. What lengths will make the perimeter greater than 80cm. Please help with this word problem I do not even know where to begin.
*Saturday, July 31, 2010 at 4:18pm by Michelle*

**Algebra**

Word Problem: Jack mows the lawn in 4 hours, mary mows the lawn in 5 hours. how long will it take them if they mowed the lawn together? I have a hard time figuring out which formula to use to solve a problem in a word problem can anyone help and tell me how to set up the ...
*Saturday, October 18, 2008 at 11:43am by Laura*

**Math**

Create an addition word problem and a subtraction word problem using fractions. Show how to find the solution to each problem. Once you find the solutions to your problems, rewrite the solutions as either a terminating or nonterminating decimal.
*Monday, October 1, 2012 at 1:19pm by Christian*

**Alg2**

When there is no repetition of the letters, the number of permutations (order counts) is nPr, taking r letters at a time n!/(n-r)!. If all n letters are taken (as in the present case) to make the word, nPn reduces to n!/(n-n)!=n!/0!=n!/1 = n! However, if there are repetitions ...
*Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 11:23pm by MathMate*

**accounting**

Hmmmmmm. The prompt does not say that word problem needed to be solvable? :) Try some of the following to see if you can get ideas: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=for+accounting%2C+design+a+word+problem+involving+a+discounted+price Do you know what your teacher ...
*Saturday, January 29, 2011 at 5:53pm by SraJMcGin*

**math-ms sue please**

Ms Sue thank you for the help with my other word problem can you check this one for me? Write a word problem and find the solution to the equation. 1/2-2/3 THe answer is -1/6 and the word problem I created is: Janet put 6 suckers on a table. 3 suckers were watermelon and 3 ...
*Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at 2:20pm by m*

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM!very important!!**

you posted the same question before http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1354153771 I had told you then that you had missing information, but you reposted it exactly the same way. We would really like to help, but .......
*Friday, November 30, 2012 at 9:14pm by Reiny*

**Algebra**

That's the problem. You see, if it had said how many kids or how many girls there are, that would have helped. I copied the problem word for word, so that's all there is. Maybe my teacher messed up and forgot some info. Thanks for helping! :)
*Tuesday, October 28, 2008 at 4:18pm by Celina*

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM!very important!!**

There are two adults and three children (under the age of 12). They qualify for a special family rate of $174.45. The clerk tells them that a child's ticket always costs $11 less than an adult's ticket. How much is each adult ticket and how much is each child's ticket? Write ...
*Friday, November 30, 2012 at 6:54pm by tyneisha*

**pre-alg**

I need help to create an addition word problem and a subtraction word problem using fractions. I need to show how to find the solution to each problem. Once I find the solutions to my problems, I have to rewrite the solutions as either a terminating or nonterminating decimal.
*Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 2:01pm by AudioslavedCobain182*

**9th grade math word problems**

1. If Larry is 13 today and his sister is 5, add 3 years and Larry will be 146 and his sister will be 8. Here are some word problem tutorials. Look through them to see if you can find something to help you: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=word+problem+tutorials That...
*Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 4:51pm by SraJMcGin*

**Math**

No. When a problem in percent is presented, often it has the word of in it. For example, in this problem, "His total deductions are 30% of his pay." When the word of is used in this manner, it means times. So 0.30 x 2080 = the amount deducted.
*Wednesday, July 16, 2008 at 4:05pm by DrBob222*

**Pre-Calculus**

I assumed you knew the formulas, since you have know them to do these kind of problems look under "other identities" http://library.thinkquest.org/20991/alg2/trigi.html
*Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 10:00pm by Reiny*

**math - 1 paragraph**

Since you are the one who took it first and presumably know how to do it, it would be best explained in your own words. If you need to review the subject, try http://library.thinkquest.org/20991/alg2/polyf.html
*Monday, February 23, 2009 at 6:07pm by drwls*

**8th grade**

This site explains it. http://library.thinkquest.org/20991/alg2/systems.html
*Saturday, February 6, 2010 at 6:32pm by Ms. Sue*

**math word problem**

thank you!! On this problem x - 3/4 + 1/6 = 17/12 can you help on where to take this problem on with the steps?
*Thursday, October 21, 2010 at 10:11pm by Aly*

**Algebra Word Problem**

My question is already posted, name pj , school subject, Algebra Word Problem
*Sunday, November 16, 2008 at 1:23pm by pj*

**alg2/trig**

I got this question wrong on my test, and I have to correct it :/ How many permutations are there of all the letters in the word "TEXAS" ? The answer to this part is 120, but I have no idea on how to solve the second part without having to write it all down. *How many of these...
*Wednesday, April 1, 2009 at 7:58pm by Chris*

**Business English **

First of all, go through and correct the spelling errors and word choice errors. (Word choice is making sure you use the correct verb form for the sentence or the correct word, not another word that doesn't quite mean the same thing.) Do you have an English spell-checker in ...
*Friday, November 11, 2011 at 2:30pm by Writeacher*

**math**

write a word problem for 1/2 - 2/3 = and write a word problem for 5/12 - 1/3 =
*Friday, August 28, 2009 at 1:19pm by Nat*

**Subsitution Method Grrr**

Actuaally, it was a word problem and that's the equation I got out of it. Here is the word problem. Students sold 275 tickets for a fundraiser at school. Some tickets are for the children and cost $3 while the rest are adult tickets that cost $5. If the total value of all the ...
*Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 5:07pm by andra *

**Algebra **

This isn't a question. This is a statement, telling you why a solution to a word problem should be checked to the original wording of the problem versus the equation written for the problem. This is because the equation, derived from the wording of the problem, could be wrong.
*Wednesday, February 2, 2011 at 3:20pm by helper*

**word problem elementary reposed**

I don't have any idea. I am bad at word problems
*Saturday, August 8, 2009 at 9:06pm by Heather*

**Having some trouble...**

I'm having some trouble answering the word problem for question #2 because the ending part confuses me in doing the steps at the begining of the word problem.
*Sunday, November 23, 2008 at 4:23pm by Lisa*

**Word problem math**

Word problem. You cut a 2 m long board into 2 pieces . One piece is 10 cm shorter than the other. How long are each boards.? I got. 1 pc at 80!cm. the other 1pc at 100 cm Is this right ?
*Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 4:54pm by Marco*

**Chemistry**

it doesn't say :(. that's the problem word-for-word
*Sunday, March 28, 2010 at 12:16pm by Emma*

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM! PLZ HELP!!**

A business wants to give each of its employees a free ticket to the amusement park and has budgeted $1200 for tickets. 1. Write and solve an inequality to find the maximum number of 1-day, adult tickets that can be bought. When you round your answer, remember that there is no ...
*Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 8:49pm by tyneisha*

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM!very important!!**

A business wants to give each of its employees a free ticket to the amusement park and has budgeted $1200 for tickets. 1. Write and solve an inequality to find the maximum number of 1-day, adult tickets that can be bought. When you round your answer, remember that there is no ...
*Friday, November 30, 2012 at 9:14pm by tyneisha*

**Alg2**

Help w/Word Prob: LAW ENFORCEMENT A police accident investigator can use the formula s=2√5l to estimate the speed=s of a car in miles per hour based on the length=l in feet of the skid marks it left. How fast was a car traveling that left skid marks 120 feet long?
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 7:20pm by Rock*

**Alg2**

Help w/Word Prob: LAW ENFORCEMENT A police accident investigator can use the formula s=2√5l to estimate the speed=s of a car in miles per hour based on the length=l in feet of the skid marks it left. How fast was a car traveling that left skid marks 120 feet long?
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 2:24pm by Rock*

**english**

What sentence uses italics, question marks, and punctuation correctly? ( I'm stuck on this problem) A, "How many r's are there in the word February"? B,"How many r's are there in the word February?" asked ty. c, "How many r's are in the word February," asked ty. D,How many r's...
*Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 10:58am by kitten*

**PHYSICS (HELP!!!)**

Are you kidding me? I'm in that MIT online class too, and you copied the TEST problem word for word! Did you even bother to read the honor code?!
*Friday, November 1, 2013 at 3:27pm by Anonymous*

**math**

for the following equations, write a word problem draw a picture, and find the solution to the equation. 5/12 - 1/3=? I know the answer is 1/12 but am stumped on how to write the word problem and draw a picture
*Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at 11:26am by m*

**Word PROBLEM**

If an animal is (H) feet high at the shoulder, then the number (N) of steps per second that the animal will take can be estimated by N(h)=1.6h^-1/2. Estimate the stepping frequency of a dog that is 1.9 feet high. This is word for word what the question asked and it confused me.
*Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 9:32am by KAYG*

**Algebra word problem/Splitting the Cost**

The first step in solving a word problem is always to organize the information you have, and put it into equations to solve. Let c be the cost per student originally. The cost of the bus has not changed, so the cost/student * the number of students has not changed: 20c = 30(c-9)
*Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at 8:56pm by Steve*

**math word problem**

word problem need help: suppose you own a card shop. you buy one line of cards at a rate of 4 cards for $5. you plan to sell the cards at a rate of 3 cards for $5 how may carfds must you sell in order to make a profit of $100.00 i dont understand how to get answer can you help
*Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 3:49pm by marko *

**Alg2**

Thanks, I did!
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 2:24pm by Rock*

**Alg2**

You're welcome!
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 7:20pm by MathMate*

**Alg2**

yes
*Monday, May 7, 2012 at 3:26am by Reiny*

**ALG2**

Thank you!
*Friday, December 28, 2012 at 8:20pm by Yvette B.*

**Algebra word problem/Splitting the Cost**

Oops! Sorry -- I didn't read the word "by." Please repost your question so a real math tutor can respond.
*Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at 8:56pm by Ms. Sue*

**elementary**

write a problem write a word problem involving the number of pages in a book.then write the numerical expression that you would need to use to solve your problem.
*Monday, October 29, 2012 at 5:23pm by swetha*

**5th grade**

Seven letter word second word an a fourth word an e , sixth word an u, what is this word?
*Tuesday, December 9, 2008 at 9:57pm by Afifa*

**Math word problem**

I have this word problem that I can't figure out. The problem is: A 15 lb weight is positioned 10 in. form a fulcrum. At what distance from the fulcrum must a 12 lb weigt be positioned to keep the scale balanced? The substitute that I had today said that the 12 lb. weight ...
*Wednesday, August 27, 2008 at 8:46pm by Tiffany*

**Alg2/Trig**

Okay thanks for your help!
*Thursday, June 4, 2009 at 11:23pm by Vincent*

**Alg2**

20
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 2:23pm by Rock*

**Alg2**

Correct!
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 2:23pm by MathMate*

**Alg2**

YaY!!!!!
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 2:23pm by Rock*

**Alg2**

240
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 2:24pm by Rock*

**Alg2**

Perfect!
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 2:24pm by MathMate*

**Alg2**

Tysm :D
*Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 1:53am by Yolie*

**Alg2**

An =(n+1)/3n ? A(n+1) = An + 2/3 or An = 1/3 +(2/3)(n-1)
*Thursday, March 15, 2012 at 3:08am by Damon*

**English **

Identify and choose the one underlined word or phrase that should be corrected. What is the meaning of above sentence?Will i find a word which is incorrected in the sentence? In my(A) opinion they aren't(B) going nowhere(C) special because of(D) financial problem(E). In this ...
*Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 7:52am by Bayarbold*

**Chemistry**

That's actually word for word from the problem. That's why I've been having so much difficulty with it. The answers were given as 0.37 V, -36 kJ, and k = 2x10^6. I just want to understand how it's possible.
*Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at 2:30pm by Julie*

**college Math Word Problem**

The correct answer to this problem is 2.297 x 10^4
*Sunday, October 5, 2008 at 3:54pm by Shonte*

**Algebra**

Thanks so much I can take it from there. I have problems converting a word problem to a math problem.
*Wednesday, August 11, 2010 at 6:24pm by Misty*

**math..word problem**

oops, i misread the problem
*Wednesday, July 1, 2009 at 5:15am by y912f*

**math**

Can someone please help me with this word problem!?! I know the answer which is 784 feet. But I have no clue how to solve it. Can someone please show how to solve this problem? The word problem is: The melt in Your Mouth Chocolate Factory is a rectangular building. The ...
*Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 9:18pm by aaron*

**College Algebra Word Problem**

Thank you so much, I feel confident that I can tackle this type of problem now.
*Tuesday, September 23, 2008 at 9:33pm by Marlon*

**Alg2**

10*9/2 = 45
*Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 10:51pm by Steve*

**Alg2**

intercept has 9 letters 2 t's 2 e's so, 9!/2!2!
*Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 12:22pm by Steve*

**Alg2**

I need more help
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 12:05pm by Rock*

**Alg2**

You have to ask a question.
*Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 12:05pm by bobpursley*

**Alg2**

387.187
*Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 8:17pm by Rock*

**Alg2**

Ty Damon ^^
*Thursday, March 15, 2012 at 3:08am by Lihn*

**alg2 help**

16x^2 /9y^2
*Sunday, July 14, 2013 at 8:55pm by Chol*

**math compare**

word problem the temperature at 3am was -17.3F by noon the temperature was -17.8F. at what time was it the coldest? i said -17.8F is that right? word problem sam is 5/8" taller than jackie. Shelly is 0.7 in taller than Jackie. who is the tallest? i guessed is it Jackier ?
*Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 10:14pm by marko *

**college Math Word Problem**

Simple division problem 1.998x10^27/(8.7x10^22) = 2.3 x 10^4
*Sunday, October 5, 2008 at 3:54pm by Reiny*

**English **

Well, the problem is that I see no bold-face typed word in the post. Without knowing which word you are to work with, I'll not guess. Please identify it by underlining it perhaps or putting it in parentheses? Sra
*Monday, April 5, 2010 at 9:46am by SraJMcGin*

**algebra d=rt word problem**

Ahh, I kept reading the problem wrong and thinking it said 1/2 the time rather than a 1/2 hour less time so I was setting up the problem with 36(t/2) instead of 36(t-1/2). Thanks for your help!
*Thursday, February 26, 2009 at 8:05am by mark*

**accounting**

Write a word problem involving a discounted price. Describe the situation and pose the question, but DO NOT SOLVE the problem.
*Saturday, January 29, 2011 at 5:53pm by catrina*

**alg2**

but i dont understand how she got it
*Monday, June 9, 2008 at 8:48pm by jerson*

**alg2/trig**

3 multiplies by 4 factorial.
*Wednesday, April 1, 2009 at 7:58pm by Anonymous*

**alg2/trig**

I bet you mean a/(a-b) + b/(b-a) a/(a-b) - b/(a-b) (a-b)/(a-b) 1
*Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 8:36pm by Damon*

**Alg2**

what is 25(1.0325)^15 ?
*Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 8:17pm by Reiny*

**Alg2**

typo, variables don't match
*Monday, March 12, 2012 at 1:34am by Reiny*

**Poetry**

I need to write a poem with the word ALGEBRA but the only problem is that my teacher wants complete sentences with each letter instead of a word for a letter. Can you please help?
*Sunday, September 13, 2009 at 7:49pm by Mark*

**ALG2! WORD PROBLEM!very important!!**

You are a student who plans to attend the amusement park for two days. This will be fun! Now it's time to figure out the cost. You won a coupon for 50% off a 1-day pass but it cannot be combined with other offers. The amusement park also offers a $5 student discount; however, ...
*Friday, November 30, 2012 at 9:06pm by tyneisha*

**al gebr word problem MATH**

the answer is going to be 3.5 hours because if u do the problem on paper carefully u will understand it just like i did
*Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 9:23pm by lion*

**al gebr word problem MATH**

the answer is going to be 3.5 hours because if u do the problem on paper carefully u will understand it just like i did
*Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 9:23pm by lion*

**Word Processing**

I'm a GranMa in my 60's trying to learn Word/Windows. I started with the 2nd course and have had only this one problem in 3 weeks so that is good. I don't think the answer to my problem is in the book for THIS course. I can't figure out how to use the commands with the ...
*Thursday, October 11, 2007 at 9:10pm by GranMa Cee*

**Alg2**

whoa wrong equation its (9y/x)^(1/4)
*Monday, February 9, 2009 at 10:40pm by Chopsticks*

**alg2**

for the graph: y>x^2+9 what is the range?
*Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at 11:39pm by exam tomorrow! help*

**alg2**

Solve: 3x − 7 (sqrt x) + 2 = 0
*Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 12:05am by katie*

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