there were 106 paperbacks books on sale. Benita came up with a good way to sell them. she placed 10 books each in bags and sold each bag for $2. How many bags of books did she make and how many books were left over?
what is the effect that mass production of books has had on: a) individuals Mass production of books have enabled more people to read. Before books were affordable, people relied on their memories to recall stories and events. But
Ellen buys 6 more paperbacks than hard covers. Paperbacks cost $8 each and hard covers cost $15 each. If Ellen spends a total of $117 on the books, how many of each type does she buy? Give a complete algebraic solution, using the
When the sale ended, there were 10 hardcover books, 26 paperback books and 6 CDs that didn't sell. The students decided to donate them to 3 area children hospital. If the items were divided equally, how many books and CDs will
You installed a bookshelf on the wall to organize some of your books. The books that you absolutely want on the shelf weigh a total 6 3/4 pounds. The bookshelf can handle no more than 9 pounds. You plan on filling the rest of the
To help raise funding for attending a science competition out of town, John and his three friends sell candies in their neighborhood. The average of each person’s sale is $200. John’s sale is 1/3 of Steve’s sale, Steve’s
A puzzle expert wrote two new sudoku puzzles. He made $950 selling the books. The hardcover books were $3 while the softcover books were $2.50. If he sold 350 books, how many of each did he sell? How do I set this up?