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April 19, 2014

April 19, 2014

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**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 *

**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*

**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*

**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-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*

**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*

**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*

**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 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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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 *

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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 *

**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*

**Algebra Word Problem**

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

**math**

Create your own word problem that uses a system of equations to solve. Your problem must include the following words: beach,hammock,dance,and troll.
*Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 4:57pm by Nick*

**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 Word Problem**

Please help with this math word problem: Jamal has a 5X7 picture that he took on his summer vaction and he wants to use a photo copier to enlarge it to an 8X10 picture. To enlarge Jamal has to specify a percent between 50% and 200% on the copier. Explain 2 different ways Jamal...
*Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 7:45pm by Please Please Help*

**Math Word problem**

I did the problem this way. Beach scored 3 + 3 = 6 The opponents scorred 7 + 2 + 4 = 13 13 - 6 = ?
*Tuesday, September 1, 2009 at 8:12pm by Ms. Sue*

**math word problem**

I have no clue as to how to tackle this problem. Two standard six-sided dice are rolled. The product of their outcomes is computed. Which of the following numbers is most likely to occur? 4 6 7 8
*Tuesday, May 25, 2010 at 10:16am by M.A.*

**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 *

**math**

2.-The longest one-word name of any place in America is Chargoggagoggmanchauggagoggchubunagungamaugg.This name for a lake near webster, Massachusetts, is 45 letters long. It is a Native American name that means "You fish on you side, I'll fish on mine, and no one fishes in the...
*Saturday, January 29, 2011 at 6:12pm by Luis*

**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*

**math**

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, January 26, 2009 at 1:36am by michelle*

**Math word problem 2**

You are really good. Thanks. I really appreciate the breakdown of the problem.
*Sunday, November 9, 2008 at 3:37pm by Shawn*

**Huge Math Word Problem**

Wow, then why was that even asked as a problem? Also, what about the second part of my question? If the house is judged at 85,000, what is the value of the first year's depreciation?
*Friday, October 9, 2009 at 6:45pm by Anonymous*

**Math-word problem**

That depends upon how Shirley gets home and how much of the $20 was airport parking. This is not a math problem, it is more an etiquette question. Shirley should offer to pay half. She is getting escort service, after all.
*Tuesday, October 30, 2007 at 11:03am by drwls*

**Chemistry**

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

**EDU1015 WEEK 1-6**

In the "language of math," one thing I learned early is that when the word "of" appears in a problem, it's an indication to multiply, just as Ms. Sue and Dr Russ have shown you. 1742.00 x 0.3 = ?? Now -- what do fallacies and inconsistencies have to do with this math problem?
*Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 1:49am by Writeacher*

**Science/Math**

Word Problem page 19 John and Al are in a 15 km race. John averages 4.4 m/s during the first half of the race and then runs at a speed of 4.2 m/s until the last 200 m, which he covers at 4.5 m/s. At what average speed must Al run to beat John? The textbook that included the ...
*Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 7:04pm by Walter*

**Math**

Can someone explain to me the rules of distribution. I have a word problem which asks my opinion of applying distribution to each problem but I don't completely understand distribution and when it is applied and when it isn't.
*Saturday, November 14, 2009 at 10:46am by Anonymous*

**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*

**fractions**

my teacher gave us some fraction problems for homework, but I'm confused about how to go about solving the problem. The problem is what is 2/4 of 8. Can you show me the steps so I can do the rest of the math problems? 2/4 reduces (or simplies if you prefer) to lower terms. ...
*Wednesday, May 23, 2007 at 5:25pm by donte-thrid grader*

**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 WoRd PrObLeM**

Can anyone help me???????
*Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at 1:41pm by Anonymous*

**Math word problem**

Thanks!
*Saturday, December 5, 2009 at 3:51pm by Marcia*

**Math word problem**

yes
*Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 10:59pm by DrBob222*

**Math Word Problem**

6+6
*Sunday, August 22, 2010 at 12:29pm by Anonymous*

**math..word problem**

Thank you. I can follow the solution quite easily as explained, but I could never have come up with the solution from scratch other than just starting with numbers and trial and error. So how do you begin such a problem?
*Wednesday, July 1, 2009 at 5:15am by M.A.*

**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**

that is word for word what the questions says. It also says that there is one number in the problem that you do not need for the ratio and that it confuses students. Also a reminder that there is 1000g in one kg
*Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 1:40pm by Michelle*

**Math**

How do you create a word problem using unit rate? Please check the explanation at this site -- http://www.321know.com/rat-unit-rate.htm One of the most common word problems might be -- George averages 60 miles per hour when driving on a highway. How far will he go in three ...
*Tuesday, January 16, 2007 at 4:36pm by Tom*

**Math-word problem**

Who is Shirley?
*Tuesday, October 30, 2007 at 11:03am by Linda*

**MaTh WoRd PrObLeM**

r=220x21
*Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at 1:41pm by Anonymous*

**Math**

type a word problem in then. maybe i can help?
*Monday, December 10, 2007 at 5:50pm by Jeanie*

**math-word problem**

correct
*Tuesday, May 6, 2008 at 11:14am by Reiny*

**math-word problem**

thanks ya
*Tuesday, May 6, 2008 at 11:14am by Jennifer*

**Math word problem**

And how would I do that?
*Monday, October 27, 2008 at 5:39am by Shawn*

**Math word problem check**

oh okay thanks.
*Sunday, November 9, 2008 at 2:27pm by Shawn*

**Math word problem**

$.09
*Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at 9:01am by Anonymous*

**Math word problem**

5566
*Wednesday, March 4, 2009 at 10:33am by Anonymous*

**math..word problem**

40???
*Wednesday, July 1, 2009 at 5:15am by y912f*

**math word problem**

Correct.
*Sunday, August 23, 2009 at 1:07pm by Marth*

**Math word problem**

wouldn't it be 4/7 of that?
*Saturday, December 5, 2009 at 3:51pm by bobpursley*

**math word problem**

Thank you, Dr. Reiny!
*Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 8:29am by M.A.*

**math word problem**

which = 10 2/4? Then what??
*Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 10:49pm by Aly*

**Math-word problem**

correct
*Monday, January 24, 2011 at 11:43am by Reiny*

**math word problem**

60
*Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 7:23pm by marko *

**math word problem**

1200
*Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 8:04pm by marko*

**math word problem**

as always thanks for your help!
*Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 8:04pm by marko*

**math word problem**

Can you pls help
*Monday, September 10, 2012 at 7:28pm by Marco*

**Math Word Problem**

720
*Saturday, December 5, 2009 at 6:28pm by Josh*

**Math word problem**

10killograms
*Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 10:33am by josh*

**Math**

an algorithm word problem
*Monday, June 3, 2013 at 5:42pm by Emily*

**math - word problem**

Is 2/2 a typo?
*Friday, September 20, 2013 at 7:56pm by Steve*

**Math Word problem**

The only problem with my answer is that I have a typo. The other team only had 12 points. The last field goal was 3, not 4 points.
*Tuesday, September 1, 2009 at 8:12pm by Ms. Sue*

**Math**

i have the answers, but does not have the answers for the set of problems I was working on. That was one of my questions I was not completly sure of. I copied the problem word for word from the text. I did as much calculations as I knew how...it was then trying to figure out ...
*Monday, July 23, 2012 at 7:08pm by Kathy*

**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*

**math word problem**

Use the Pythagorean Theorem. a^2 + b^2 = c^2 10^2 + b^2 = 25^2 100 + b^2 = 625 b^2 = 525 b = 22.9 feet Do the second problem using the Pythagorean Theorem.
*Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 12:25pm by Ms. Sue*

**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*

**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*

**Math**

Need some help on a word problem. It has a storage chest. The dimensions for the top of the chest are 28 in wide, 46 in long, and 1 in high. The bottom of the chest is 28 in wide, 46 in long, and 17 in high. The word problem is Cynthia packs the chest with sweater bags that ...
*Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 7:48pm by Brandi*

**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*

**MAth word problem**

thank you reiny^_^
*Monday, July 5, 2010 at 9:26am by Julie Anne*

**math word problem**

55/3*3=100%
*Tuesday, March 3, 2009 at 1:09pm by ciara*

**math word problem**

55/3*3=100%
*Tuesday, March 3, 2009 at 1:09pm by ciara*

**math (word problem) last one**

IDK
*Friday, November 6, 2009 at 3:01pm by Katherine*

**math word problem**

n + n^2 = 72
*Monday, March 22, 2010 at 5:42pm by Ms. Sue*

**Math Word Problem**

what is the answer?
*Saturday, December 5, 2009 at 6:14pm by john celestial*

**Math: Word Problem**

I finished solving it. thank you
*Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 10:58pm by Amy~*

**math word problem**

yes that is the answer
*Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 10:49pm by bianca moralez*

**math word problem**

would it be 13 3/8 or no?
*Thursday, October 21, 2010 at 10:11pm by Aly*

**math word problem**

Yes!!! You are right! :-)
*Thursday, October 21, 2010 at 10:11pm by Ms. Sue*

**math 1 digit divisors word problem**

thank you
*Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at 8:15pm by ithariel*

**math 1 digit divisors word problem**

you're welcome :)
*Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at 8:15pm by helper*

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