Phil Anthropist likes to give away money. One day he went to the park with a wad of cash. He gave $100 to a man feeding pigeons. He then gave half of his remaining money to a child eating an ice-cream cone. He then gave $50 to the balloon seller. He then bought a hot dog and paid for it with a $20 bill. "Keep the change for a tip," he said to the hot-dog seller. Then he gave half his remaining money to someone giving a speech on a soapbox. At this point, he had $3 left and stuck it under the collar of a stray cat. How much money did Phil have when he started?

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 305

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. math

    The admission fee at an amusement park is $1.50 for children and $4 for adults. On a certain day, 292 people entered the park, and the admission fees collected totaled 838.00 dollars. How many children and how many adults were

    asked by beti on May 30, 2020
  2. English

    Both Ada and Phil are evaluating their thesis statements, topic sentences, and evidence. If Ada finds that her essay doesn't have a thesis statement identifying the topic of the essay, Ada will reread the essay and decide what the

    asked by Diana on April 9, 2015
  3. algebra

    An amusement park charges $8 admission and average of 2000 visitors per day. A survey shows that , for each $1 increase in the admission cost, 100 fewer people would visit the park. Write an equation to express the revenue, R(x)

    asked by henry on March 18, 2015
  4. math

    Don had 3 quarters, 2 dimes, and 1 nickel. Phil had 2 quarters and 1 dime. After Don gave Phil 3 of his coins, they both had the same amount of money. What 3 coins did Don give to Phil?

    asked by hola on January 22, 2018
  5. math

    A park ranger finds that 35% of the park visitors stay at the campground. Of 105 visitors stayed at the campground in one day, how many visitors did the park have that day? i got 36.75 people and then i rounded and got 37 people.

    asked by tom on January 29, 2013
  1. Math

    The Mall: My sister likes to go shopping. Yesterday she borrowed a wad of money from Mom and went to the mall. She began her excursion by spending $18 on a new CD. Then she spent half her remaining money on a new dress. Then she

    asked by Ali on March 3, 2017
  2. Math

    The park had initially planned to charge $8 for admission and expected to have 2400 visitors a day. Allison and Juan were assigned the task of analyzing the park's admission revenues. 1.a)How much revenue would the park have for

    asked by Josh on July 28, 2016
  3. History

    1. Why is it most important to preserve natural places such as Carlsbad Canyon? A. The federal government requires states to preserve sites. B. They are easily damaged by human activity*** C. Theodore Roosevelt cared about

    asked by Charlotte Dunois on January 24, 2019
  4. english

    Why does Dade like seeing movies? A) He likes to greet everyone. B) He likes sitting in the front row of the theater. C) He likes to imagine himself doing what the heroes do.*** D) He likes spending time with his mother and

    asked by english on February 27, 2018
  5. Math

    The total cost to pay for parking at a state park for the day and rent a paddleboard are shown. Number of Hours Cost 1 $21 2 $37 3 $53 4 $69 Find the cost to park for a day and the hourly rate to rent a paddleboard. The cost to

    asked by Patrick on September 26, 2018
  6. Algebra 2

    Samantha is going on a vacation for the summer and is trying to choose between two different plans. The first plan costs 450$ for 3 days at a hotel and 2 days at an amusement park. The second plan offers 5 days at the same hotel

    asked by Dr. David on March 29, 2012

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.