# Sam had a total of 80 foreign stamps and local stamps combined. After giving away 1/3 of his foreign stamps and 10 local stamps, he had an equal number of foreign stamps and local stamps left. How many local stamps

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1. ### math

Sam had a total of 80 foreign stamps and local stamps combined. After giving away 1/3 of his foreign stamps and 10 local stamps, he had an equal number of foreign stamps and local stamps left. How many local stamps did he have in the beginning?
2. ### math

Sam had 80 foreign stamps and local stamps. After giving away13of his foreign stamps and 10 local stamps, he had an equal number of foreign stamps and local stamps left. How many local stamps did he have in the beginning?
3. ### Math

Sam had foreign stamps and local stamps. After giving 1/4 of his foreign stamps and 11 local stamps, he had an equal number of foreign and local stamps. How many local stamps did he have in the beginning? I got 32 for the answer by guessing and checking but what equation would...
4. ### math

in an album, the ratio of the number of local stamps to the number of foreign stamps was 7 : 4. When Lucy gave away 8 local stamps and 8 foreign stamps, there were 1.8 as many local stamps as foreign stamps in the album. find the total number of stamps Lucy had in the end.
5. ### Ratio and Proportions

Salina had some local and foreign stamps. The ratio of the number of local stamps to the number of foreign stamps was 3:4. She bought 21 more local stamps and the ratio became 9:8. a. How many foreign stamps did Salina have? b. How many local stamps did Salina have in the end?
6. ### Math

Patton is organizing his stamp collection into ab ook. He has 42 foreign stamps and 70 US stamps. He wants every page to have the same number of foreign stamps and the same number of US stamps. If he puts the greatest number of stamps on each page, how many pages will he use? ...
7. ### nath

Lucy has 80 foreign stamps and 128 Philippine stamps. She separates the two kinds of stamps in her album and she puts the biggest and the same number of stamps of each kind on a page. If all pages with stamps in her album are full and there are none left over how many stamps ...
8. ### math

Sam and Jill had 576 stamps in all. Sam gave 1/7 of his stamps to Jill. Then Jill gave 1/4 of the total number of stamps she now had to Sam. In the end, both of them had the same number of stamps. What was the difference in the number of stamps they each had at first?
9. ### Algebra

a colection of stamps consist of 2 cent stamps, 8 cent stamps, and 14 cent stamps. The number of 2 cent stamps is five more then twice the number of 8 cent stamps.the number of 14 cent stamps is three times the number of 8 cent stamps. The total value of the stamps is \$2.26. ...
10. ### P6 maths

40% of Amy's stamps is equal to 75% of Mary's stamps. After Mary has given 25% of her stamps away , Amy has 90 more stamps than Mary. Find the total number of stamps they have at first
11. ### mtap

Rose has 45 foreign stamps.she has7 less than twice as many philippine stamps.How many stamps has she?
12. ### math

Kate has 78 foreign stamps; she has 15 less than twice as many Philippine stamps. How many stamps has she?
13. ### Pre Algebra

Carol has a collection of 100 stamps. The graph shows the percentage of stamps she has from each country. How many more of Carol stamps are from Italy then from England. A. 22 stamps B. 25 stamps C. 47 stamps D. 3 stamps Please help me I'm a little bit confused!!!!! @Ms. Sue
14. ### Algebra

A stamp collection consists of 3¢, 12¢, and 15¢ stamps. The number of 3¢ stamps is three times the number of 12¢ stamps. The number of 15¢ stamps is three less than the number of 12¢ stamps. The total value of the stamps in the collection is \$2.43. Find the number of 15...
15. ### algebra

An executive bought 300 stamps for \$73.80. The purchase included 15 cent stamps, 20 cent stamps, and 40 cent stamps. The number of 20 cent stamps is four times the number of 15 cent stamps. How many 40 cent stamps were purchased? I need to do this in a chart form and have ...

Carol has a collection of 100 stamps the graph below shows the percentage of stamps she has from each country how many more of Carols stamps are from France than from Norway? France: 24%, England:22%, Norway:29%, Italy:25%. a.) 5 stamps* b.) 24 stamps c.) 29 stamps d.) 53 stamps
17. ### Maths

please help - lisa had a collection of stamps from australia, france and japan. she had 124 stamps from australia. 30% of the stamps were from France. she had 12 fewer stamps from japan than australia. a) what was the total number of stamps in Lisa's collection? b) Lisa's aunt...
18. ### MATHS

Need Help - lisa had a collection of stamps from australia, france and japan. she had 124 stamps from australia. 30% of the stamps were from France. she had 12 fewer stamps from japan than australia. a) what was the total number of stamps in Lisa's collection? b) Lisa's aunt ...
19. ### Maths Pri 5

The number of S's stamps is 30% of D's stamps. The number of D's stamps is 40% of B's stamps. If they have 608 stamps, how many stamps does D have? (i need a model method to answer this)
20. ### math

yunny had thrice as many stamps as Zul at first.Then each of them bought an equal number of stamps.In the end , Zul had 36 stamps and Yunny had twice as many stamps as Zul . find the number of stamps Yunny had at first ?
21. ### Math

Carol has a collection of 100 stamps. The graph below shows the percentage of stamps she has from each country. France=24% Italy=25% England=22% Norway=29% How many of Carol's sta,ps are from Noraw than from France? A. 5 stamps B. 24 stamps C. 29 stamps D. 53 stamps Is the ...

Carol has a collection of 100 stamps the graph below shows the percentage of stamps she has from each country how many more of Carols stamps are from italy than from france? France: 24%, England:22%, Norway:29%, Italy:25%. A)22 stamps B)25 stamps C)47 stamps D)3stamps My answer B
23. ### aig math

David has 120 stamps. He gave 36 stamps to Maria and some to Alice. After that he had 5/8 of the stamps left. How many stamps did he give to Alice? My answer is 9, am i right if not please tell me why and how you got your answer.
24. ### math

Jennifer went to the post office for stamps. She bought the same number of 8 cents stamps and 10 cents stamps. She also bought as many 2 cents stamps as both of the other two combined. How many of each kind did she get if she paid a total of \$4.40 for them all?
25. ### math

Yunny had thrice as many stamps as Zul at first.Then,each of them bought an equal number of stamps.In the end,Zul had 36 stamps and Yunny had twice as many stamps as Zul. Fi nd the number of stamps Yunny had at first?
26. ### math

A stamp collection consists of 3, 8, and 15 cent stamps. The number of 8 cent stamps is one less than triple the number of 3 cent stamps. The number of 15 cent stamps is six less than the number of 8 cent stamps. The total value of all the stamps is \$2.47. Find the number of 8...
27. ### Math

Julia has 1/3 has many stamps as Robert and also 2/3 as many stamps as erin. if erin has 36 stamps, what is the total number of stamps that the 3 children have?
28. ### Math

Simon and Jimmy had 167 stamps altogether. Simon gave 4/7 of his stamps to Trina, and Jimmy gave 37 stamps to Trina. Simon and Jimmy had the same number of stamps left. How many stamps did Jimmy have in the beginning? Please Help ME: I need a formula
29. ### Math

John bought some stamps. He used 3/5 of then to mail letters. He had 12 stamps left. How many stamps did he use?
30. ### math

B had 30% as many stamps as C. C had 125% as many stamps as D. If D gave B 70 stamps, B would then have 50% of what C had. How many stamps did the 3 of them have altogether?

brendan has 75 stamps in his collection. he puts 8 stamps on each page in his album. how many more stamps does he need to fill 10 pages with no stamps left over
32. ### math

Simon and Jimmy had 167 stamps altogether. Simon gave 4/7 of his stamps to Trina, and Jimmy gave 37 stamps to Trina. Simon and Jimmy had the same number of stamps left. How many stamps did Jimmy have in the beginning? I need you to show me how you did it because I have trouble...
33. ### Math

The of stamps owned by Shirley, Mary and Daisy is in the ratio of 5: 6 7. The total number of stamps is 540. Mary gives so of her stamps to Shirley and 40 stamps to Daisy. Find the new ratio of their stamps.
34. ### math

Jen collects stamps. The first month she added 25 stamps. Six months later, she doubled in number to a total of 98. How many stamps did she have to start with.
35. ### Math

Carols stamp collection France 24% England 22% Italy 25% Norway 29% How many more of Carol's stamps are from Norway than from France? A. 5 stamps B. 24 stamps C. 29 stamps D. 53 stamps
36. ### Algebra

Joe had collected 20 stamps at age 6. At age 10, his collection grew to 72 stamps. Assuming linear growth, write an equation that expresses the relation between time and number of stamps.
37. ### maths

The number of Samad's stamps is 30% of Derrick's stamps. The number of Derrick's stamps is 40% of Bee Hua's stamps. If they have 608 stamps, how many stamps does Derrick have?
38. ### Math

How many more of corols stamps are from Norway then from France? * France= 24% England= 22% Italy= 25% Norway= 29%* A. 5 stamps*** B. 24 stamps C. 29 stamps D. 53 stamps please check

A man went to a post office to buy stamps. He bought x, 50 cent stamps and y, 25 cent stamps for \$3.50. If he bought twice as many 50 cent stamps and half as many 25 cent stamps, the cost would be \$4.75. Evaluate x and y
40. ### math

suppose you bought some 32 cent stamps and some 20 cent stamps. you spent \$3.92 for 16 stamps. how many of each stamp did you buy? x = number of 32 cent stamps y = number of 20 cent stamps ================== x+y = 16 0.32x + 0.20y = 3.92 solve for x and y. Check my thinking. x...
41. ### Emily

1.)Dylan has \$2.30 and dimes and nickels The number of dimes exceeds the number of Nichols by five find the number he has a each. 2.) A coin purse contained \$4.70 in Nickels and quarters there are 30 Coins in all how many of each kind of there. 3.) Margarita bought one cent ...
42. ### math

zac had some 2c stamps and some 5c stamps.He needed to put 30c on a postcard to mail it. What combinations of stamps could he use? would you please explain,thanks
43. ### Maths

Hi I have a maths problem I can't figure out please someone help. Zac had some 2c stamps and 5c stamps.he needed to put 30c on a postcard to mail it.what combinations of stamps could he use.
44. ### Math

Tony and Harry had some stamps. After Tony gave c stamps to Harry, he had 8 more stamps than Harry. How many more stamps than Harry did Tony have at first?
45. ### math

in a series of stamps annie must buy six of each one cost \$4.00 one cost \$2.50 one cost \$1.20 one cost \$1.00 she had to post a parcel and totals cost of postage was \$25.70.what stamps can she use from the selection to make up this amount using a)as many \$4.00 stamps as ...
46. ### Probability

To get a complete collection of stamps, Ann needs to have 5 specific (and different) kinds of stamps, denoted by k1,…,k5. She starts out with no stamps. She then receives 5 stamps randomly from a lottery. Each of these 5 stamps has probability 1/5 of being of any particular ...
47. ### Math(Algebra)

Joe, using only .32 cent stamps and .20 cent stamps, put \$3.36 postage on a package he sent to his sister, he used twice as many .32-cent stamps as 20-cent stamps. How many of each stamp did he use.....please help me .this is driving me crazy!! Thanks

Brandon has 32 stamps. He wants to display the stamps in rows, with the same number of stamps in each row. How many different ways can he display the stamps? Please help answer and explain
49. ### probability

To get a complete collection of stamps, Ann needs to have 5 specific (and different) kinds of stamps, denoted by k1, ... k5 . She starts out with no stamps. She then receives 5 stamps randomly from a lottery. Each of these 5 stamps has probability 1/5 of being of any ...
50. ### math

Doug has 170 stamps in his two-book collection. his first book of stamps has 30 more stamps in it than his second book. How mwny stamps are in each book?
51. ### math

K bought some marbles and gave half of them to L. bought some stamps and gave half of them to K. K used 5 stamps and L gave away 11 marbles. The ratio of the number of stamps to the number of marbles K had left then became 1:7 and the ratio of the number of stamps to the ...
52. ### math

How can I show a bar model for this problem? Naomi Macy and Sebastian have 234 stamps in all. Naomi gives 16 stamps to Macy and 24 stamps to Sebastian. Naomi then has 3 times as many stamps as Macy, and Macy has twice as many stamps as Sebastian. how many stamps does Naomi ...
53. ### Algebra

Can someone please help with this? Allen bought 20 stamps at the post office in 37¢ and 20¢ denominations. If the total cost of the stamps was \$7.06, how many 37¢ stamps did Allen buy? A) 15 B) 16 C) 17 D) 18
54. ### math

michelle has some stamps. Her sister has half as many stamps as does. They have 1080 stamps in all. Home many stamps does Michelle have
55. ### math

sam has 55 stamps in his collection. how many more stamps does he need to make a square number
56. ### Math

Mr. Dinkelspiel bought \$32.56 worth of stamps. He bought 20 more 19-cent stamps than 50-cent stamps. He bought twice as many 32-cent stamps as 19- cent stamps. How many of each kind did he buy?
57. ### math

Doug has 170 stamps in his collection. His first book of stamps has 30 more stamps in it than his second book how many stamps are in each book. how do you figure out what P is? Divide 170 by 2?
58. ### Math

Akila has 172 stamps in her collection. This is 8 fewer than 5/6 the number of stamps Garth has. How many stamps does Garth have.
59. ### Math

Akila has 172 stamps in her collection. This is 8 fewer than 5/6 the number of stamps Garth has. How many stamps does Garth have
60. ### math

Barrie had some stamps. He gave 1/8 of them to Tom. If he gave 15 stamps to Tom, how many stamps did he have at first?
61. ### Math

Kayla had 441 stamps.She lost 3/7 of them. How many stamps did she have left?
62. ### Math

On a Christmas package, Audrey needs to use only 40-cent stamps and 16-cent stamps. If she uses twice as many 40-cent stamps as 16-cent stamps, how many of each type of stamp must she use to mail a package costing \$5.76 in postage? How can i set this up? I need help please.
63. ### math

naomi macy and sebastian have 234 stamps in all. naomi gives 16 stamps to macy and 24 stamps to sebastian. naomi then has 3 times as many stamps as macy, and macy has twice as many stamps as sebastian. how many stamps does naomi have at first?
64. ### Math

On a Christmas package, Audrey needs to use only 40-cent stamps and 16-cent stamps. If she uses twice as many 40-cent stamps as 16-cent stamps, how many of each type of stamp must she use to mail a package costing \$5.76 in postage?
65. ### Math

On a Christmas package, Audrey needs to use only 40-cent stamps and 16-cent stamps. If she uses twice as many 40-cent stamps as 16-cent stamps, how many of each type of stamp must she use to mail a package costing \$5.76 in postage?
66. ### Math

On a Christmas package, Audrey needs to use only 40-cent stamps and 16-cent stamps. If she uses twice as many 40-cent stamps as 16-cent stamps, how many of each type of stamp must she use to mail a package costing \$5.76 in postage?
67. ### Math

When Genebibe was asked how many foreign stamps she had, she answered: If i arranged them in stacks of 5, 6, or 8, none is leftover.What is the least number of coins she could have?
68. ### maths

1/3 of Ali's stamps is equal to 2/3 of betty's stamps.If Ali has 85 stamps more than betty.How many stamps does Ali have?
69. ### Math

Use the Associative Propety: 1/ Diego bought 7 sheets of stamps. Each sheet had 3 stamps per row. How many stamps did Diego buy in all ? The answer: 7*(3*3)= 7*9=63 2/ Four children have the same birthday . At their party ,each child had 1 cake there were 8 candles on each ...
70. ### maths.

Alice spent some money on 60 stamps of two different values. The values of stamps could be 5-cents, 10-cents,20-cents and 30-cents. The total amount of money he spent was between \$5 and \$10. 2/5 of the tamps cost 4/3 times as much as the rest of the stamps. a)What were the two...
71. ### math

P.a and p.b collect stamps. P.a has 150 less than p.b. together they have 500 stamps. How many stamps does each person have.....
72. ### math

Joanie wants to mail a package that requires \$1.30 in postage. If she has only 5-cent and 7-cent stamps, what is the smallest number of stamps she could use that would be totally exactly \$1.30? the smallest number of stamps is ____.
73. ### math

joshua has 735 stamps. megan has more stamps than nikki but less than Joshua. give a possible number of stamps for megan.
74. ### Problem Solving

Liz has 2 books of 100 stamps with 6 left over. Chelsea has 3 books of 100 stamps with 8 left over. If they put all their stamps together, how many stamps will they have?
75. ### math

Mary wants to put all of her stamps on a single page. she has one page with 3 rows of 8 stamps, another page woth 4 rows of 5 stamps, and a third page with 6 rows of 4 stamps. her new single page has 7 rows and can fit 10 stamps across. can she fit all her stamps on the new ...
76. ### Math

Nyla has a collection of 80 stamps her friend has five times as many stamps how many stamps does her friend have?
77. ### Math

Simon and Leah had Eight stamps. Leah had three times as many stamps as Simon. How many stamps does Leah have??
78. ### algebra

Gordon has n stamps. Ahmed has twice as many stamps as Gordon. Peter has three times as many stamps as Ahmed. How many stamps does Peter have?
79. ### MATH

Kevin has 9 stamps that have the image of a boat on them. If this is the 30% of the total collection of stamps Kevin has, how many stamps does he have?
80. ### Math (hard)

Postcard stamps are 20 cents each, while letter stamps are 33 cents each. If you have 50 stamps worth \$12.60, how many of each type do you have? I don't even know where to begin with this Q.
81. ### intermediate algebra

A business executive bought 40 stamps for \$13.68. The purchase included 37 cents stamps and 23 cents stamps. How many of each type of stamp were bought?
82. ### algebra 1

plz explain how to do this in detail: using only 39 cent and 24 cent stamps, charlie put \$7.14 postage on a package he mailed to his sister. if he used twice as many 39 cent stamps as 42 cent stampsp, how many 24 cent stamps did he use??
83. ### Math

You have 36 stamps that you want to put into a stamp album. Stamp albums are made with either 4 to 6 pages. You need to decide which album you will use in order to have an equal number of stamps on each page. The question is: Choose one album that you will use for your ...
84. ### Math

First of all I don't just need the answer I need it explained where a third grader can understand it. I actually know the answer, but I don't know how to explain it to a third grader. ?Doug has 170 stamps in his collection. His first book of stamps has 30 more stamps in it ...
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First of all I don't just need the answer I need it explained where a third grader can understand it. I actually know the answer, but I don't know how to explain it to a third grader. ?Doug has 170 stamps in his collection. His first book of stamps has 30 more stamps in it ...
86. ### Algebra

Word Problems (Addition/Elimination Method). Check if my answers are correct. 1.A girl bought 2 CDs and 3 DVDs for \$92. Each DVD costs \$4 more than the CDs. What is the price of each CD and DVD? My answer: CDs- \$16 and DVDs-\$20 2.A boy bought 20 stamps, some for 30 cents and ...
87. ### aig math

When 306 stamps were shared among Pat, Kyle, and Ryan, Pat got twice as many stamps as what Kyle and Ryan got together. If Kyle got 18 stamps more than Ryan, how many stamps did Ryan get? Don't forget to show your work.
88. ### Math grade 6, ratio

The number of tim's stamps is 3/4 the number of david's stamps.if tim gives 1/2 of his stamps to david,what will be the ratio of the number of tim's stamps to the number of david's stamps?
89. ### Math

Yvonne had 25 stamps. She used 20 of them. Which represents the portion of the stamps she used. 0.4. 4/5 60% or 15/20
90. ### Math

Joan's stamp collection consists of three books. Two tenths of her stamps are on the first book, several sevenths are in the second, and there are 303 stamps in the third book. How many stamps are there in Joan's collection?
91. ### math

suppose you bought some 32 cents stamps and some 20 cents stamps. you spent \$3.92 for 16 stamps. how many of each stamp did you buy? i got the equation--.32x + .20y = \$3.92 but don't know how to solve for x and y what class/level is this for 8th grade math
92. ### maths

john has a total of 9 stamps, which consists of 25-cent and 2-cent stamps. his stamps have a value of \$1.10. how many of each stamp does john have?
93. ### math

Galaxy has 4d stamps. Darcie has 3 times as many stamps as Galaxy. Ellie has 16 stamps. How many stamps do Darcie and Ellie have?
94. ### math

a manager bought some stamps. she gave 1/3 of them to a cashier and 1/5 of them to her secretary. if the secretary received 40 fewer stamps than the cashier, how many stamps did the cashier receive?
95. ### Math

a) Maria collects stamps. During a Philatelic (stamp) show and sale she increased the number of stamps in her collection by 3% when she bought 24 stamps. How many stamps did she have in her collection after she added the 24 new ones? b) In an 'End of Lease' sale the price of ...
96. ### Math teacher

Joanie wants to mail a package that requires \$1.61 in postage. If she has only 5 cent and 8 cent stamps. what is the smallest number of stamps she could use that would total exactly \$1.61?
97. ### math

Damon has 4 times as many stamps as Julia. Julia has 4 times as many as Claire. Claire has 4 stamps. Write the number of stamps Damon has in both exponetial and standard form. :)
98. ### singapore math

Kim, Mei and yante collect stamps. Kim and Mei have 220 stamps more than Yanti. Yanti and Mei have 140 stamps more than Kim. Kim and Yanti have 500 stamps. How many stamps does Mei have?
99. ### math

jan bought 17 stamps. andy bought 3 times as many stamps. how many stamps did andy buy
100. ### math (check answer plz)

Carol has a collection of 100 stamps the graph below shows the percentage of stamps she has from each country how many more of Carols stamps are from france than from england? France: 24%, England:22%, Norway:29%, Italy:25...