# Math

posted by .

In a flower box there are nine red flowers and six white flowers. There are three times as many yellow flowers as white ones. How many flowers are there in all?

• Math -

There are three colors, red, yellow and white. Call their numbers R, Y and W.
R = 9
W = 6
Y = 3W = 18
Total number of flowers = 9 + 6 + 18 = 33

## Similar Questions

1. ### biology

Incomplete/Codominance Problem In snapdragons the dominant allele "R" produces red flowers and its recessive form, "r" produces white flowers. Normally what would you expect for the F1 genotype and phenotype ratios if a homozygous …
2. ### math

A garden has a total of 10 flowers. Three are yellow, two are white and five are blue. If you select 2 at random without replacement, find the probability that:a. none of the flowers are yellow. b.at least one of the flowers is yellow.
3. ### Math

In a flower box there are nine red flowers and six white flowers. There are three times as many yellow flowers as white ones. How many flowers are there in all?
4. ### Math

In a flower box there are nine red flowers and six white flowers.there are three times as many yellow flowers as white ones.how many flowers are there in all?
5. ### Science

a scientist crosses a plant with red flowers and a plant with white flowers. The off spring will most likely have a) red flowers b) white flowers c) pink flowers d) red flowers with white patches
6. ### Science

A scientist is studying a plant species in which the flower color genes are codominant. The scientist crosses a plant with red flowers and a plant with white flowers. The offspring will most likely have A. red flowers B. white flowers …
7. ### math

A flower bed has 26 rows of flowers and each row has 8 flowers. one section of the flower bed contains red flower . There are 8 rows of red flowers. the rest of the flower bed is white flowers . how many white flowers are there ,.?
8. ### Science

A scientist is studying a plant species in which the flower color genes are codominant. The scientist crosses a plant with red flowers and a plant with white flowers. The offspring will most likely have A.red flowers B.white flowers …
9. ### Biology

Two purple flowers (Bb) are bred with each other in the same garden. What are the odds that red (BB) and blue (bb) flowers will occur in the second generation?
10. ### Science

A scientist is studying a plant species in which the flower color genes are codiminant. The scientists crosses a plant with red flowers. The offspring will most likely have A. Red flowers B. White flowers C. Pink flowers D. Red flowers …

More Similar Questions

Post a New Question