6th grade math

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1. George had 5 apples. His mother gave him a few more apples to share with his friends. Write an expression to represent the total number of apples George has.
Ans: 5 + n

2. four times as much as a number k
Ans: 4k

3. Michelle writes 15 pages in her journal each week, plus an extra 5 pages on her birthday. Michelle’s birthday was this week. Write an expression to show how many pages Michelle has written for any week this year.
Ans: 15w + 5

4. the product of 8 and the difference of a number and 12
Ans: 8(n-12)

5. the quotient of 80 and 4 squared.
Ans: (80/2)^2

6. 10 less than a number
Ans: n - 10

7. the product of a number g and 8
Ans: 8g

8. half the sum of 5 and a number b
Ans: (5 + b)/2

9. Marion is 3 years more than 5 times as old as Paula. Write and expression that would represent the phrase.
Ans: 3 + 5x?

10. Bianca puts $10 in a savings account each month and an extra $20 when she receives money for her birthday. If her birthday was this week, write and expression that represents the amount she has saved this year.
Ans: 10w + 20

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asked by Alex
  1. #5 has a typo, but is correct in principle.

    The rest are ok, though I wonder why you used "w" to represent the # months in #10. If you used w for weeks, then you are wrong.

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    posted by Steve
  2. in one day, Clerk A processed 30% more forms than Clerk B, and Clerk C processed 1 1/4 as many forms as Clerk A. If Clerk B processed 40 forms, how many more forms were processed by Clerk C than Clerk B?

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  3. number 1 the answar is 5

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    posted by ali
  4. Pick up students in the morning and return them home or to the designated bus stop in the afternoon. Before stopping, operate stop sign and flashing lights on the bus to alert traffic. Call police during an emergency. Report accidents immediately
    Enforce rules regarding conduct. Drive students to field trips, sporting events, and other activities. Discipline unruly children. Follow traffic laws and state and federal transit regulations.

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