Nathan and Steven stacked boxes on a shelf. Nathan lifted 13 boxes and Steven lifted 15 boxes. The boxes that Nathan lifted each weighed 12 lb more than the boxes Steven lifted. Which expression represents the total number of pounds

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1. Math (for Damon)

Nathan and Steven stacked boxes on a shelf. Nathan lifted 13 boxes and Steven lifted 15 boxes. The boxes that Nathan lifted each weighed 12 lb more than the boxes Steven lifted. Which expression represents the total number of pounds Nathan lifted? Let s represent the weight of...
2. math

Nathan and Steven stacked boxes on a shelf. Nathan lifted 13 boxes and Steven lifted 15 boxes. The boxes that Nathan lifted each weighed 12 lb more than the boxes Steven lifted. Which expression represents the total number of pounds Nathan lifted? Let s represent the weight of...
3. Mathematics

Nathan and Steven stacked boxes on a shelf. Nathan lifted 13 boxes and Steven lifted 15 boxes. The boxes that Nathan lifted each weighed 12 lb more than the boxes Steven lifted. Which expression represents the total number of pounds Nathan lifted? Let s represent the weight of...
4. math

Im the same person from my other questions! Two stores sell the same computer for the same original price. Store A advertises that the computer is on sale for 25% off the original price. Store B advertises that it is reducing the computer’s price by \$180. When Brittany ...
5. physics

Ten boxes, each 16.0 cm high and weighing 250 N, initially are all side by side on the floor. The boxes are lifted and placed in a vertical stack 1.60 m high in a time interval of 7.00 s. Compute the power necessary to stack the boxes.

sara wants to know how many boxes of cookies her entire girl scout troop sold. How could she use compatible numbers to find the sum? kate 52 boxes sara 43 boxes jen 18 boxes haliey 27 boxes
7. Math

(Checking my answers!) Marco and Drew stacked boxes on a shelf. Marco lifted 9 boxes and Drew lifted 14 boxes. The boxes that Drew lifted each weighed 8 lb less than the boxes Marco lifted. m − 8 14(m − 8) ** 9(m + 8) 112m Two stores sell the same refrigerator for ...
8. math

Camp Oaks gets 32 boxes of orange juice and 56 boxes o apple juice.Each shelf in the cupboard can hold 8 boxes of juice. What is the least number o shelves needed for all the juice boxes?
9. Math

Step 1 = 3 boxes Step 2 = 6 boxes Step 3 = 11 boxes Step 4 = 18 boxes How many boxes at step 50? Which one? 100, 102, 2500, 2502 How would I solve this?
10. math

Nathan sells pencils in boxes of 10 and 12. Roy bought x boxes of 12 pencils. (a) Write down an expression, in terms of x, for the number of pencils Roy bought
11. singapore moth

Place the following digits in the boxes so that the sum of the digits in each straight line is the same. This is like a crossword 3 boxes across and 3 boxes down then 3 boxes across and 3 boxes down using digits 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9. please help with answer.
12. Math

Moore Supermarket began the year with 300 boxes of oat flake cereal with a unit cost of \$1.89. During the year, the following additional purchases were made: May 1 200 boxes@\$2.10/each June 1 400 boxes@\$2.20/each August 1 250 boxes@\$2.40/each At the end of the year, Moore had ...
13. Math

Moore Supermarket began the year with 300 boxes of oat flake cereal with a unit cost of \$1.89. During the year, the following additional purchases were made: May 1 200 boxes@\$2.10/each June 1 400 boxes@\$2.20/each August 1 250 boxes@\$2.40/each At the end of the year, Moore had ...
14. math

A farm sells boxes of oranges for \$8 and boxes of grapefruits for \$12. The farm wants to ear at least 4,000. If he sells 210 boxes of oranges and 150 boxes of grapefruit will he earn at least \$4,000? If not how many more boxes of oranges must he sell to make up the difference...
15. math

The grade 8 class at Wheatly Middle School sold 77 boxes of almond chocolates. This is 22% of all the boxes of chocolate sold. a) Estimate the total number of boxes sold. b) Calculate how many boxes were sold.
16. physics

In loading a lorry a man lifts boxes each of weight 100N throughta height of 1.5 m. a)how much work does he do in lifting 1 box b)how much energy is transferred when 1 box is lifted c)if he lifts 4 boxes/minute@ what power is he working
17. Math

kristin bought eight boxes. a week later half of her boxes were destroyed in a fire. there are now only 17 boxes left. with how many did she start?
18. algebra II,math

this is another from a different section can you show me how to solve it. An electronics company produces three models of stereo speakers, models A, B, and C, and can deliver them by truck, van, or station wagon. A truck holds 2 boxes of model A, 2 of model B, and 3 of model C...
19. math

Flora’s class collected 236 books. They are placing the books in boxes. If each box holds 8 books, how many boxes can they fill? if there are books left over, what portion of the last box will be filled? 30 full boxes 29 full boxes and 1 box that is full 29 full boxes and 1 ...
20. Algebra

Company produces three models of speakers. models A,B,and C and can deliver them by truck, van and car. Truck holds 2 boxes of model A, 2 of model B and 3 of model C. Van holds 3 boxes of model A, 4 boxes of model B, and 2 boxes of model C The car holds 3 boxes of model A 5 ...
21. Math

Mrs tan baked some muffins and packed them i big and small boxes for sale.Each big bbox contained 4 muffins and each small box contained 2 muffins.At first,there were 4 times as many small boxes as big boxes.After she had sold half of the small boxes and some big boxes,she ...

Ashley bought 4 packages of juice boxes. There are 6 juice boxes in each package. She gave 2 juice boxes to each of 3 friends. How many juice boxes does Ashley have left?
23. Math

1.There are 240 boxes of caramel popcorn on the grocery store shelf. IF 2 out of every 15 boxes contain a secret decoer ring as a prize how many boxes can be expected to contain a secret decoder ring? A.30 B.24 C.16 D.32 D
24. Chem 1

In the ground state of element 115, how many electrons have ml=1 as one of their quantum numbers? Can anyone provide an explanation? I am kind of stuck... and I don't think it is too hard, I just don't know where to start. Thanks ahead of time... Go to www.webelement.com and ...
25. Math (Combinatorics)

Six boxes labeled 1,2,…,6 are arranged in a line. Seven identical balls are to be placed into the boxes such that for any 1 ≤ k ≤ 6, there are at least k total balls amongst boxes 1,2,…k. How many different placements of the balls into the boxes are possible?

you have 8 moving boxes that you can use to pack for college. each box holds 15 lbs of clothing or 60lbs of books. let c be the number of boxes that contain clothing. write a function that gives the total pounds T of the boxes in terms of the number of boxes that contain ...
27. math

ashley bought 4 packages of juice boxes. there are 6 juice boxes in each package.she gives 2 juice boxes to each of 3 friends.how many juice boxes does ashley have left ?
28. Math

Meredith took 15 minutes to unpack 4 boxes of books. If she unpacked a total of 28 boxes, how long did it take her to unpack all the boxes?
29. Physics

A taut massless string connects two boxes. The boxes are placed on an incline plane at θ = 32.00. What is the acceleration of boxes as they move down the incline, given m2 = 1.0 kg, m1 = 7.2 kg, μ2 = 0.10 and μ1 = 0.20.
30. Math

A truck carries cartons packed with boxes. The boxes were 22 inches long on each edge. If 4 boxes completely fill the carton, what is the volume of carton in cubic feet?
31. math

there are 30 boxes to be moved out of a house bob can carry 3 boxes at a time pedro can carry 2 boxes at a time and jameelah can carry 1 box at a time if each person takes and equal number of trips how many trips will be needed to move all of the boxes
32. algebra

A shipping clerk wishes to determine the weights of each of the 4 boxes. Each box weighs a different integer amount less than 70 kg. Unfortunately, the only scales available measure weights in excess of 70 kg. The clerk therefore decides to weigh the boxes in pairs so that ...
33. physics

Two boxes of masses 21.6 kg and 28.2 kg sit on a smooth, frictionless surface. The boxes are in contact, and a horizontal force of 68.2 pushes horizontally against the smaller box. What is the acceleration of the two boxes?
34. College Algebra

4. Translate the problem into a pair of linear equations in two vaiables. Solve the equations using either elimination or substitution. State your answer for the specified variable. Don runs a charity fruit sale, selling boxes of oranges for \$11 and boxes of grapefruit for \$10...
35. math

if there are 7 boxes of items and the least amount of items in any one of the boxes is 2 and the greatest amount in any one of the boxes is 4. What are all the possible total amounts of items in the 7 boxes combined?
36. math

if there are 7 boxes of items and the least amount of items in any one of the boxes is 2 and the greatest amount in any one of the boxes is 4. What are all the possible total amounts of items in the 7 boxes combined?
37. 5th grade math (word problems)

Maria is packaging boxes into a carton that is 4 in. x 6 in. x 3 in. THe boxes are 2 in. x 1 in. x 1 in. How many boxes will fit in the carton? I'm not sure how to solve. I know volume = l x w x h. The carton has volume of 72 cubic inches (4 x 6 x 3). THe boxes are 2 cubic ...
38. finite math

The weights of boxes of Brand Z cereal were found to be normally distrubted with a mean of 16.5 ounces and a standard deviation of 0.4 ounces. a. what percentage of the boxes will weigh more than 16 ounces? b. what percentage of the boxes will weigh between 15.5 and 16.5 ...
39. math

The weights of boxes of Brand Z cereal were found to be normally distrubted with a mean of 16.5 ounces and a standard deviation of 0.4 ounces. a. what percentage of the boxes will weigh more than 16 ounces? b. what percentage of the boxes will weigh between 15.5 and 16.5 ...
40. math

The weights of boxes of Brand Z cereal were found to be normally distrubted with a mean of 16.5 ounces and a standard deviation of 0.4 ounces. a. what percentage of the boxes will weigh more than 16 ounces? b. what percentage of the boxes will weigh between 15.5 and 16.5 ...
41. math

The weights of boxes of Brand Z cereal were found to be normally distrubted with a mean of 16.5 ounces and a standard deviation of 0.4 ounces. a. what percentage of the boxes will weigh more than 16 ounces? b. what percentage of the boxes will weigh between 15.5 and 16.5 ...
42. math

Find the total weight of the boxes of pecans in a shipment of 3 lb boxes of pecans and 2 lb boxes of walnuts. 1)there were 24 fewer 2 lb boxes of walnuts than 3 lb boxes of pecans. 2)The total weight of the shipment was 462 lb. How do I set this up in a chart?
43. Math--linear systems

A local hardware store sells three types of boxes; small, medium and large. The cost of the boxes are; small \$10, medium \$20 and large \$30. In the previous week a total of 1200 boxes were sold resulting in proceeds of \$20 000 for the week. The number of small boxes sold was ...
44. Math

klogg weighs 170 lb. He is loading a freight elevator with identical 69-pound boxes. The elevator can carry no more then 2000lb. If klogg rides up with the boxes how many boxes can be loaded on the elevator?
45. computers-html/javascript

when working in notepad, i need to use pop-up boxes (alert, confirm,etc). When a user presses ok more boxes come up. however if the user presses cancel i want them to go back to the homepage (thus stopping the other boxes from coming up). how do i do that?
46. Math

1. Make a sketch of 5 rectangular open boxes such that a. the height of the boxes are the same, b. The boxes can hold 249cm^3, 504 cm^3,810 cm^3 and 468 cm^3 respectively. 2. Solve each quadratic equation by completing the square to determine the dimensions of the materials to...
47. Math

Hi I am after some help starting this question. A local hardware store sells three types of boxes; small, medium and large. The cost of the boxes are; small \$10, medium \$20 and large \$30. In the previous week a total of 1200 boxes were sold resulting in proceeds of \$20 000 for...
48. Physics

Large boxes of pumpkins are set on a ramp to be unloaded out of a truck. The 300.0 lb boxes are set on the ramp which has an incline of 35 degrees. They must then be pushed to get started down the plane towards the bottom. If the coefficient of the static friction between the ...
49. Physics

7. A stock person at the local grocery store has the job of 1) picking up boxes of tomatoes from the stockroom floor, 2) accelerating to a comfortable speed, 3) Carrying the boxes to the tomato display at constant speed, 4) decelerating to a stop, and 5) lowering the boxes ...

company A makes boxes of crackers that contains a mean of 30 crackers with a standard deviation of 2 crackers. company B makes boxes of crackers that contains a mean of 24 crackers with a standard deviation of 2 crackers. what can be said about the boxes of crackers from each ...
51. columbia high

You have 160 boxes of cookies. In each case you can pack 8 boxes of cookies.How many cases would be filled from these boxes of cookies?
52. College Physics

Large boxes of pumpkins are set on a ramp to be unloaded out of a truck. The 300.0 lb boxes are set on the ramp which has an incline of 35 degrees. They must then be pushed to get started down the plane towards the bottom. If the coefficient of the static friction between the ...
53. biology

I have to do a line graph showing generation time every 20 mins a cell diving upto 360 mins. using binary fission . am getting mixed up how to mark it down on two axis.9 boxes with mini boxes of 10 in axis i was going to use for time and vertical axis has 14 large boxes within...
54. Physics

You work for a moving company and are given the job of pulling two large boxes of mass m1 = 115 kg and m2 = 286 kg using ropes as shown in the figure below. You pull very hard, and the boxes are accelerating with a = 0.21 m/s2. What is the tension in each rope? Assume there is...
55. Physics

You work for a moving company and are given the job of pulling two large boxes of mass m1 = 115 kg and m2 = 286 kg using ropes as shown in the figure below. You pull very hard, and the boxes are accelerating with a = 0.21 m/s2. What is the tension in each rope? Assume there is...
56. Math! Need The Help!

Which is the best buy? A. \$12.40 for 6 boxes of tissues B. \$10.58 for 5 boxes of tissues C. \$14.11 for 9 boxes of tissues D. \$15.47 for 8 boxes of tissues
57. math

Every cereal box has a gift inside, but you cannot tell from the outside what the gift is. The store manager assures you that 16 of the 58 boxes on the shelf have the secret decoder ring. The other 42 boxes on the shelf have a different gift inside. If you randomly select two ...
58. math

Every cereal box has a gift inside, but you cannot tell from the outside what the gift is. The store manager assures you that 16 of the 58 boxes on the shelf have the secret decoder ring. The other 42 boxes on the shelf have a different gift inside. If you randomly select two ...
59. physics

PLease HeLP! You work for a moving company and are given the job of pulling two large boxes of mass m1 = 112 kg and m2 = 287 kg using ropes as shown in the figure below. You pull very hard, and the boxes are accelerating with a = 0.21 m/s2. What is the tension in each rope? ...
60. Math

A store sells boxes of chocolates wrapped with a bow . If the bow is made from a 15 inch length of ribbon: A) how much ribbon remains from a roll which is 10 yards long after 20 boxes have been wrapped? B) How many more boxes can be wrapped in this way? Thanks
61. Math

Write An inequality equation from this word problem clog weighs 170 pounds he is loading the freight elevator with identical 69 pound boxes the elevator can carry no more than two 2000 pounds. If clog rides up with the boxes how many boxes can be loaded on the elevator
62. Algebra 2 check my last answer?!

A supermarket finds that the number of boxes of a new cereal sold increases each week. In the first week, only 16 boxes of the cereal were sold. In the next week, 33 boxes of the cereal were sold and in the third week 50 boxes of the cereal were sold. The number of boxes of ...
63. math

You have 160 boxes of cookies. In each case you can pack 8 boxes of cookies. How many cases would be filled from these boxes of cookies? I'm not sure if i do 160*8 or what i believe its 20 instead of 1280
64. STATISTICS

The number of boxes of girl scout cookies sold by each of the girl scout in a city has a distribution which is approximately normal with a mean=75 boxes and a standard deviation=30 boxes.... 1.) find the probability that scout chosen at random sold between 60 and 90 boxes. 2...
65. math for elementry school teacher

Step 1st: 1 Box Step 2nd: 3 Boxes Step 3rd: 6 Boxes How many boxes in the 354th version? How many in the nth version?
66. physics!

A taut massless string connects two boxes as shown in the figure. The boxes are placed on an incline plane at θ = 31.00. What is the acceleration of boxes as they move down the incline, given m2 = 1.6 kg, m1 = 7.6 kg, μ2 = 0.10 and μ1 = 0.20. Please help! I have no idea how...
67. math

1. How many ways are there to put 5 balls in 2 boxes if the balls are distinguishable but the boxes are not? 2. How many ways are there to put 6 balls in 3 boxes if the balls are distinguishable and the boxes are distinguishable? 3. How many ways are there to put 6 balls in 3 ...
68. math

Roman has 36 sticks between 2 boxes. Boxes always have a set number of sticks in them.If he had 5 boxes,how many sticks would Romeo have?
69. MATH

Tara was out selling girl scout cookies. She noticed that the caramel cookies were the most popular, with lemon cookies being the next most favored. She actually sold three boxes lemons cookies for every four boxes of caramel cookies. If she sold 63 boxes of caramel cookies ...
70. MAT101

Suppose you have a cookie stand, and when you charge \$3 per cookie box you sell 200 boxes. But when you raise your price to \$4 you only sell 120 boxes. Write the equation for the number of boxes you sell as a function of the price you charge. Denote "b" for the number of boxes...
71. math

a cereal maker is currently packaging cereal in cylindrical boxes with a 6" diameter and a height of 10". The cereal maker is considering changing to rectangular boxes. The two boxes need to have the same height to fit on the grocery store shelf and they need to have the same ...
72. arithmetic

Jon and Ric bought boxes of soap John could only buy 4 boxes which was 1/5 as much as Ric could buy How many boxes could Rick buy?
73. Math

The Pack-U-Up Moving Company uses several different size boxes,but the boxes all have the same meaurements on the top andbottom so they'll stack neatly on top of one another.The only differences between the boxes is their heights: some are three feet high, some are two feet ...

The Pack-U-Up Moving Company uses several different size boxes,but the boxes all have the same meaurements on the top andbottom so they'll stack neatly on top of one another.The only differences between the boxes is their heights: some are three feet high, some are two feet ...
75. Science

A man enters an elevator holding two boxes-one on top of the other. The top has a mass of 6.0 kg and the buttom box has a mass of 8.0 kg. The man sets the two boxes on a metric scale registers a value of 166N; this is the upward force upon the bottom box. Determine the ...
76. Algebra 2

The amount of time required to stack boxes varies directly with the number of boxes inversely with the number of people who are stacking them. If 2 people can stack 60 boxes in 10 minutes, how many minutes will be required for 6 people to stack 120 boxes?
77. Math

A 3 pack of boxes of juice costs \$1.09.A 12 pack of boxes costs \$4.39. A case of 24 boxes costs \$8.79. Which is the best buy? explain your reasoning.
78. Math 101

Suppose you have a cookie stand, and when you charge \$3 per cookie box you sell 250 boxes. But when you raise your price to \$4 you only sell 120 boxes. a. Write an equation for the number of boxes you sell as a function of the price you charge. b. Denote "B" for number of ...

Caleb sold boxes of candy. Some sold for \$2, and some sold for \$3. He sold a total of 35 boxes and received \$92. How many boxes did he sell for \$2?
80. stat

You wanted to test whether the cereal boxes made by your plant conform to the requirement that they contain 12 oz cereal. You wish to test at the 99 percent significance level, and you sample 100 boxes, finding the mean x as 11.85, standard deviation s is 0.5. Do your cereal ...
81. Math

What does the greater common factor, in this case 12, represent in terms of cupcakes. It means that I have 3 boxes with 4 cupcakes in each box. I am representing 2x2x3. I drew 3 boxes each box is representing 2x2. The three boxes represent the 3
82. Math

Nine boxes contain cans of different weights. How could you redivide the cans so each box weighs the same? There is 1 box with cans and the box weights ⅓, 1 box weights ⅔, 2 boxes weights 1⅓, 2 boxes weights 2⅔, and 3 boxes weights 3 pounds.
83. Math

Sam has 72 muffins, which he needs to box up, 9 of which are blueberry, into boxes of a dozen. How many boxes does he need.
84. math

Five books are put in three boxes, how many ways are there if: a) The books are different and the boxes are different? b) The books are the same and the boxes are different? c) The books are different and the boxes are the same? d) The books are the same and the boxes are the ...
85. Algebra

Write a linear system of equations that can be used to solve these problems. Then, solve to get your final answer. I need someone to help me go through this and point me into the correct direction. 5. Matt and Michelle are selling fruit. Customers can buy small boxes of ...
86. Algebra 2

Linear Programming Your club is making boxes and plant hangers to sell as a fundraiser. Your profit is \$10 for a box and \$8 for a hanger. How many boxes and hangers should you make in order to maximize your profit under the following conditions A) lumber yard doantes enough ...
87. Math 7 (Q3)

If a store is selling boxes of pudding at 3 for 0.99, how much would 12 boxes cost? Answer \$_________ 3/0.99 = x/12 ????? right????
88. Math

There are 1,012 souvenir paperweights that need to be packed in boxes.each box will hold 12paperweights. How many boxes will be needed ?
89. math

Suppose the clerk had to stack 200 boxes of cereal in a triagle. How many boxes would be on the bottom row?
90. math

I have a rectangle w/ 20 boxes in it what would 1/5 of the boxes be?
91. Math

A student bought 3 boxes of pencils and 2 boxes of pens for \$6. He then bought 2 boxes of pencils and 4 boxes of pens for \$8. Find the cost of each box of pencils and each box of pens.
92. math

Number of 17 boxes to of 14 boxes plus number of 11 boxes
93. math

Number of 17 boxes to of 14 boxes plus number of 11 boxes

A grocery store shelf can hold 4 large boxes of laundry detergent. The store clerk put 25 boxes of laundry on the shelves. What is the least number of shelves needed for the display.
95. math

Elena's daughter sold 120 boxes of girlscout cookies. She was told that this amount represented 5% of the troops sale. How many boxes did the troop sell?
96. Physics net force and mass

Four boxes of various masses are placed on a friction free table. Rank these boxes according to net force by listing them in order from greatest to least. A) <-5N--| 5 kg |--10N-> B) <-10N--|10kg|-15N--> C) <-10N--|5kg|-15N--> D) <-5N--|20kg|-15N--> ...
97. Math (again)

Sorry...I forgot to include all of the details for one of my previous questions the complete problem is: 1. Yesterday Josh sold some boxes of greeting cards. Today he sold seven boxes. If he sold 25 boxes in all, how many did he sell yesterday? I can solve it myself, I just ...
98. physics

The drawing shows two boxes resting on frictionless ramps. One box is relatively light and sits on a steep ramp. The other box is heavier and rests on a ramp that is less steep. The boxes are released from rest at A and allowed to slide down the ramps. The two boxes have masse
99. Pre-Algebra

Write a linear system of equations that can be used to solve these problems. Then, solve to get your final answer. Please help me work through this. 4. The difference of two numbers is 3. Their sum is 13. Find the numbers. 5. Matt and Michelle are selling fruit. Customers can ...