# The school library has 2,469 books. Two-thirds of the books are paperbacks. How many books are paperbacks?

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1. ### MATH HELP ME PLZZ

The school library has 2,469 books. Two-thirds of the books are paperbacks. How many books are paperbacks? HELP I don't understand any of this!!
2. ### 4th grade math

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?
3. ### MATHS

Mrs.Koh purchased new books for the school library, of which 6 were Mathematics books, 7 were Science books, 10 were Music books, 3 were Art books, and 4 were social studies books. All of these books were different. She picked a book from each subject to display in a row on a ...
4. ### Math

Suppose you intend to spend no more than \$60 buying books. Hardback books cost \$12 and paperbacks cost \$5. How many books of each type can you buy?
5. ### English

1. We should not scribble in books in the library. 2. We should not write down in books in the library. 3. We should not make a noise in the library. 4. We should not walk making sounds in the library. 5. We should not tear books in the library. 6. We should not stand on the ...
6. ### Math

In a school library there are 35% English books,25% maths books and the remaining 250 books are on general subjects. How many books are there in the library?
7. ### Math

The Book Nook makes four times as much revenue on paperback books as on hardcover books. If last month’s sales totaled \$124,300, how much of that money was made on paperbacks?
8. ### Business

The Book Nook makes four times as much revenue on paperback books as on hardcover books. If last month’s sales totaled \$124,300, how much of that money was made on paperbacks? (Points : 2)
9. ### algebra

John has 36 books in his locker. He has text books,library books, and telephone books. How many books of each kind does he have if: lib + tel= 2x text books and text + tel = 3x lib books I think it'd be easier to let T,L and B denote text books, library books and telephone ...
10. ### math

The no of library books in a school increased by 20% after it bought new books in May , the number increased by another 20% after a book store donated 300 books in June - Find the no of books in library before it bought new books in May
11. ### English

1. I have more than five books. 1-2. I have over five books. (Does it include five books?) 2. I have five or more books. (It includes five. At least I have five books. Am I right?) 3. I have less than five books. 4. I have under five books. ( I don't have five books. I have at...
12. ### math

MEghan had 36 books in her locker. Some were library books, text books and the rest were telephone books. THe number of library books and phone books combined equals twice the number of text books. The number of text books and telephone books equals three times the number of ...
13. ### Math

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 shelf with your paperbacks that each weigh ...
14. ### pre algebra

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 distributive property.
15. ### Math

the number of library books in a school increased by 20% after it bought new books in May , the number increased by another 20% after a bookstore donated 300 books in June - Find the number of books in the library before it bought new books in May
16. ### Math

The number of library books in a school increased by 20% after it bought new books in may. The number increased by another 20% after a bookstore donated 300 books in June. Find the number of books in the library before it bought new books in May.
17. ### Math

The number of library books in a school increased by 20% after it bought new books in may. The number increased by another 20% after a bookstore donated 300 books in June. Find the number of books in the library before it bought new books in May.
18. ### Math, Please help :/

Kyle had 36 books in his locker. Some were library books, some were textbooks, and the rest were telephone books. The number of library books and telephone books combined equals 3 times the number of library books.How many of each type of book were in Kyle's locker? Please ...
19. ### math

A school library had 1050 books last year. There are only 950 books in the library this year. What is the percentage decrease in the number of books? Round your answer to 2 decimal places.
20. ### Maths

20% of the books in a library were fiction books while the rest were non-fiction books. When 30% of the fiction books and 15% of the non-fiction books were borrowed, there were 1312 books left in the library. How many books were borrowed? (Please show me your workings clearly.)
21. ### math

kyle had 36 books in hislocker. some were library books, some were textbooks, and the rest were telophone books. the number of library books and textbooks combined equal twice the number of textbooks. the number of textbooks and telephone books combined equals three times the ...
22. ### math

kyle had 36 books in hislocker. some were library books, some were textbooks, and the rest were telophone books. the number of library books and textbooks combined equal twice the number of textbooks. the number of textbooks and telephone books combined equals three times the ...
23. ### math

kyle had 36 books in hislocker. some were library books, some were textbooks, and the rest were telophone books. the number of library books and textbooks combined equal twice the number of textbooks. the number of textbooks and telephone books combined equals three times the ...
24. ### math

the library has a total collection of 2630 books. the number of non-fiction books is 240 fewer than the number of fiction books but 190 more than the number of picture books. how many books of each type are there in the library?
25. ### math

the library has a total collection of 2630 books. the number of non-fiction books is 240 fewer than the number of fiction books but 190 more than the number of picture books. how many books of each type are there in the library?
26. ### math

the library has a total collection of 2630 books. the number of non-fiction books is 240 fewer than the number of fiction books but 190 more than the number of picture books. how many books of each type are there in the library?
27. ### math

BOOKS A library contains 2000 books. There are 3 times as many non-fiction books as fiction books. Write and solve a system of equations to determine the number of non-fiction and fiction books.
28. ### Pre-Algebra [Combinations]

Need help with these- 1.How many groups of 4 fabrics can be selected from 7 fabrics? 2.The school photographer wants to photograph 3 students from a club with 14 members. How many combinations can be made? 3.Philip wishes to check 2 books out of his school library. If the ...
29. ### whole number

At the end of the year, a library reported 32 books lost or stolen, and 24 books were sent out for repair. If the library originally had 1,219 books, how many were left on the shelves or in circulation?
30. ### Reading

Rosalind Wiseman books Terra Elan McVoy books Susane Colasanti books Elizabeth Scott books Wendelin Van Draanen books Laura Preble books Piper Banks books Melissa Kantor books Kate Brian books Katie Finn books Pamela Wells books Cathy Hopkins books Robin Palmer books Sandy ...
31. ### math

126 books were donated to the school. there are seven classes and each will get an equal number of the books for its classroom library. how many books will each classroom get?
32. ### English

1. I put my many books on the desk. 2. I put many books of mine on the desk. 3. I bought the many books at the book store. 4. I don't have any those books. 5. What those books do you have? 6. What many books do you want? 7. These many books are valuable...
33. ### maths

A library opens with a collection of 300 books. During the first week after the opening, an additional ten books are donated to the library’s collection. In each subsequent week, six more books are donated to the library’s collection than were donated in the previous week...
34. ### math

lara arranged the books in her bookshelf by size. 2/10 of the books were tall and 1/2 of the books were medeium sized. If 12 of the books were small, how manyu total books did she arrange?
35. ### algebra ll

The number of books checked out from the library varies directly with the number of book reports assigned. There were 3375 books checked out when there were 225 book reports assigned. How many book reports have been assigned if there are 13,500 books checked out of the library...
36. ### Math grade 3

Solve did you use an estimate or an exact answer? 1/people donated 124 books to the library last month and 139 books this month. How many books were donated in this period? 2/The library has 387DVDs in its collection. A total of 154DVDs are currently on loan topatrons. To the ...
37. ### MATH

20% books in the library is fiction books and the rest were non fiction books.when 30% of the fiction book and 15% of non fiction books were borrowed,there were 1132 books left.How many books was borrowed?
38. ### Maths Ms sue

A library opens with a collection of 300 books. During the first week after the opening, an additional ten books are donated to the library’s collection. In each subsequent week, six more books are donated to the library’s collection than were donated in the previous week...
39. ### Math

Amanda checked out 7 fiction books from the library. She also checked out three times as many non-fiction books. The next day, Amanda returned 5 books to the library. How many books does she have now. Write an expression to explain your answer?
40. ### Maths Please help

A library opens with a collection of 300 books. During the first week after the opening, an additional ten books are donated to the library’s collection. In each subsequent week, six more books are donated to the library’s collection than were donated in the previous week...
41. ### English

1. I have as many books as you. 2. I have as many books as you do. 3. I have as many books as you have. 4. I have as many books as you have books. 5. I have as many books as you have them. 6. I have many books. You have many books. => I have as many books as you have. [I ...
42. ### math

for every 20 math books a school buys, they they get 7 aditional books for free. The school needs 297 math books. What is the total number of math books the school must buy in order to receive 297 math books in all?
43. ### Math-Ratios

In a college library, there are 4 times as many nonfiction books as fiction books. A.Find the ratio of the number of nonfiction books to the number of fiction books. B.How many times the number of nonfiction books is the number of fiction books? C.Suppose the fiction books is ...
44. ### MATH

In a school library, there are 3 Chinese Language books for every 5 English Language books. The number of Malay Language book is 5/9 as many as the Chinese Language books. Find the ratio of the number of Malay Language books to the number of English Language books. (Express ...
45. ### math

Lara arranged the books in her bookshelf by size she arranged 2/10 of the books were tall and 1/2 of the books were medium sized. if 12 of the books were small, how many total books did she arrange?
46. ### 5th grade math

The library has 2,000 books. The books are sorted 500 children,fiction and nonfiction. There are 200 more fiction than nonfiction. How many fiction and nonfiction books are there? There are 950 fiction books and 550 nonfiction books is my answer how would I write an equation ...
47. ### math

Robert must read a few books from his home library. He read 4 out of 6 books from the top shelf, then 2 out of 3 books from the middle shelf and then 3 out of 6 books from the bottom shelf. In how many ways can Robert read the books, if different orders in which the books will...
48. ### College Math

Your small library of books consists of 6 novels, 7 mathematics books, and 1 biology book. Calculate the number of ways to arrange them on a bookshelf for each of these situations. a) The books can be arranged in any order? b The novels must be together but the other books can...
49. ### help azap math

Percy wrote this equation to represent the total number of books he carried in two bags. 12 = 7 + b ⁢       Which situation could be described by this equation? A. Percy knows he has a total of 12 books. He knows he has 7 books in one bag. He does not ...
50. ### English

1. Books are expensice. 1-1. Books in general are expensive. [Is this explanation correct?] 2. The books are expensive. 2-1. The specific books are expensive. [Is this explanation correct?] 3. The books in this library are expensive. 3-1. All the books in this library are ...
51. ### math

A student has 4 English books,3 math books,and 5 history books.In how many ways can these books be arranged on a shelf if the books in same subjects must be kept together?
52. ### math

Percy wrote this equation to represent the total number of books he carried in two bags. 12 = 7 + b ⁢       Which situation could be described by this equation? A. Percy knows he has a total of 12 books. He knows he has 7 books in one bag. He does not ...
53. ### Math

In the Greenwich Public Library, about one-tenth of the books are overdue when they are returned. An average of 580 books are returned to the library each day. About how many books could be expected to be returned on time each day?
54. ### pre calc

A math teacher uses four algebra books, two geometry books, and three pre-calculus books for reference. In how many ways can the teacher arrange the books on the shelf if books coiver the same subject matter are kept together?
55. ### math

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?
56. ### math

hiroshi borrowed 3 non ficktion books from the library. This was 25% of the books he checked out. How many books did Hiroshi check out?
57. ### Math

Of the books in a library, 1/3 came from Robbie's collection and 15 came from from Marta's. Of the rest 15 were Elena's, 1/5 were Winfield's, and 5 were purchased from the bookstore. How many books are there in the library?
58. ### math

10) A mobile library has 1122 books in its collection. If there are 22 shelves in the library, then how many books, on average, are stacked on each shelf?
59. ### literature (bejamin Franklin)

As a poor boy, Franklin realized that he could not buy many books, but he came up with an idea that could give people access to as many books as they wanted. This idea was essentially.. a) get a government grant b)get the government to buy the books c)have all your friends ...
60. ### Math

There is a shelf in the library for the books by authors with the last names of Amster, Anderson, Axelson, Bannister, Baxter, and Bayer. The following table shows the number of books that the library has by these authors and how many of those books are currently checked out. ...
61. ### Math - combinatorics/ permutations

There are nine differently-titled books on a shelf. Four books have red covers, while the other five have black covers. How many different arrangements of the books can there be, if (a) there are no restrictions on the order in which the books are placed? Is it 9! ? (b) all ...
62. ### math

Lan has 6 books for each book he has 2 science books he has 2 animl books how many books does have
63. ### Math

Cesar's sixth- grade class sorted books in the library. The class sorted 45 books in 90 minutes. Write an equivalent ratio to find how long it would take to sort 120 books.
64. ### Math (Sorry, Forgot to add Part B)

The Pleasant Valley Library is moving to a larger building. To get ready for the move, the staff is packing all of the books into boxes. The library owns 35,000 books. On average, each book measures 8 inches by 10 inches by 2 inches. Each box measures 2 feet by 2.5 feet by 1.5...
65. ### Math

John has 4 math books, 6 biology books,, and 8 statistics books to arrange on a shelf. In how many ways can he arrange the books so that books on the same subject are grouped together?
66. ### Statisics

I need help on this question i am confused. I don't think the answers i got are right The library checks out an average of 320 books per day, with a standard deviation of 75 books. Suppose a simple random sample of 30 days is selected for observation. What is the probability ...
67. ### math

The books for Mathematics, Geography and Science in a school are in the ratio 5:7:8. There is a proposal to increase these books by 40%, 50% and 75% respectively. What will be the ratio of the increased books? #Please anyone who can help me out with the clearly solution#
68. ### algebra

two sisters together have 20 books. if the younger sister lost 3 books and the older sister doubled the number she has, they would have a total of 30 books. How many books does each have?
69. ### Math

If 50 books is \$86.45 for each Books and 150 books is \$80.95 for each book what is the cost for 60 books?
70. ### Math

Amira and Malika are counting their school books. Amira has four times 7 less than the number of Malik's books. If Amira has 29 books how many books does Malika have?
71. ### Math

Amira and Malika are counting their school books. Amira has four times 7 less than the number of Malik's books. If Amira has 29 books how many books does Malika have?
72. ### 3rd grade math

There are 30 books in a bookcase. The books in the bookcase are all poetry, history, and art books. Ten of the books are art books. There are 6 fewer poetry books than history books. How many poetry books are in the bookcase?
73. ### Math

a comic book store sells used comic books in a package of 5 and new comic books in a package of 3. if Amy buys a total of 16 comic books, how many packages of new and used comic books dis she buy. i think it is 2 packages of used comic books and 2 new comic books. am i correct?
74. ### Stats 330- HELP

I need some help on this question it has two parts but i can't figure it out. Can someone help me. The NDSU library checks out an average of 320 books per day, with a standard deviation of 75 books. Suppose a simple random sample of 30 days is selected for observation. What is...
75. ### Math Question

A company donated 200 books to a local library. If 70 of them are fiction, what percent of the donated books are fiction. 35% is the answer There are130 books that are non-fiction.
76. ### 4th Grade Math Correction

PLEASE HELP.I am sorry. I posted the question wrong earlier this evening. Instead of 300 it should have read: 3000 exercise books are arranged into 3 piles. The first pile has 10 more number of books than the second pile. The number of books in the second pile is twice the ...
77. ### math

Solve the problem. An average library contains at least 50 and at most 250 books. How many library owners must be polled to be certain that at least two owners have the same number of books in their libraries?
78. ### Math

Carol's bookshelf has4 shelves with6 books on each. Her brother Robert has 3 shelves with 7 books on each. They want to combine their books. If they put 9 books on a shelf, how many shelves will they need?
79. ### math

Of 30 books (15 novels, 10 history books and 5 math books), how many ways can you get a bunch of four books to give to a friend?
80. ### Arithmetic

A box in a college bookstore contains books, and each book in the box is a history book, an English book or a science book. If one-third of these books are history books and one-sixth are English books, what fraction of the books are science books? A. 1/3 B. 1/2 C. 2/3 D. 3/4...
81. ### Math

A librarian is expanding some sections of the city library. He buys books at a special price from a dealer who charges one price for any hardback book and another price for any paperback book. For the children's section, Mr. Shah purchased 31 new hardcover books and 35 new ...
82. ### chemistry

Please help me with my formal report on "Potentiometric Determination of the Purity and Dissociation Constant of Potassium Hydrogen Phthalate" Please give me links to websites that could be used for my reference... In addition, please do suggest books that discuss ...
83. ### STATSHELP

A poll was conducted that asked 1015 people how many books they had read in the past year. Results indicated that x-bar= 12.3 books and s=16.6 books. Construct a 95% confidence interval for the mean number of books people read. ____, _____ PLEASE HELP ME!!!!!!!!!!!!
84. ### mathematics

A book seller purchased 117 books out of which 45 books of mathematics and 72 books of physics.Each book has same size .Mathematics and Physics books are to be packed in bundles and each bundle must contain same no. of books.Find the least number of bundles which can be made ...
85. ### Math

at a bookfair there was an equal number of chinese books and english book. at the end of the day 84 chinese and 156 english books were sold. the ratio of english books to chinese books became 7:4.how many books were there altogether at beginning of the day
86. ### math

The ratio of mystery books to the number of science fiction books is 4:3. The number of sci-fi books to the number of biographies is 4:5. If there are 48 sci-fi books what is the total number of books
87. ### math

Mark has 312 books in his bookcases. He has 11 times as many fiction books as nonfiction books. How many fiction books does Mark have. My answer is Mark have 308 fiction books and 4 nonfiction books.
88. ### math

if you have 6 books how many groups of four different books can you make out of the six? If we assume that the order we choose those four books doesn't matter then it is nCr= 6!/(2!4!) = ? Isn't it 6*6*6*6???
89. ### Math

A library has fiction and nonfiction books. 2/5 of the library books are fiction. Of these 1/5 are mysteries. 1/3 of the nonfiction books are mysteries. What fraction of all the books are mysteries?
90. ### books

I have read many, many books and was wondering does anybody have a suggestion of a book I may be interested in? I am an 8th grader with a college level lexile and prefer fictionish books.
91. ### 4th Grade Math

300 exercise books are arranged into 3 piles. The first pile has 10 more books than the second pile. The number of books in the second pile is twice the number of books in the third pile. How many books are there in the third pile?
92. ### math

Mickey has 1/3 the number of books that Minnie does. If they had 1 less book between them, they would have 27 books. The question, of course, is how many books each has.
93. ### math

1. Mickey has the number of books that Minnie does. If they had 1 less book between them, they would have 27 books. The question, of course, is how many books each has.
94. ### Math

400 exercise books are arranged into 3 piles.The first has 5 more books than the 2nd pile.The number of books in the second pile is twice the number of books in the third pile.How many books are there in the third pile??
95. ### algebra

Ky has 3 times more books than Grant, and Grant has 6 fewer books than Jaime. If the total combined number of books is 176, how many books does Jaime have?
96. ### math-distinguishability

A library has six identical copies of a certain book. At any given time, some of these copies are at the library and some are checked out. How many different ways are there for some of the books to be in the library and the rest to be checked out if at least one book is in the...
97. ### Physics 1

There are six books in a stack, and each book weighs 5 N. The coefficient of static friction between the books is 0.2. With what horizontal force must one push to start sliding the top five books off the bottom one? Help how do i do this????? a)1 N b)5 N c)3 N d)7 N
98. ### math

destiny has 6 library books on her desk. one third of them are about animals. how many of destiny's library books are about animal?
99. ### Math

destiny has 6 library books on her desk. one third of them are about animals. how many of destiny's library books are about animal?
100. ### physics

please help There are six books in a stack, and each book weighs 5 N. The coefficient of static friction between the books is 0.2. With what horizontal force must one push to start sliding the top five books off the bottom one? please walk me through this