# word problem-math

155,758 results

### math-word problem

The width of a rectangle is fixed at 21cm. What lengths will make the perimeter greater than 80cm. Please help with this word problem I do not even know where to begin.

### math-ms sue please

Ms Sue thank you for the help with my other word problem can you check this one for me? Write a word problem and find the solution to the equation. 1/2-2/3 THe answer is -1/6 and the word problem I created is: Janet put 6 suckers on a table. 3 suckers were watermelon and 3 ...

### Math

Create an addition word problem and a subtraction word problem using fractions. Show how to find the solution to each problem. Once you find the solutions to your problems, rewrite the solutions as either a terminating or nonterminating decimal.

### math

Create an addition word problem and a subtraction word problem using fractions. Show how to find the solution to each problem. Once you find the solutions to your problems, rewrite the solutions as either a terminating or nonterminating decimal.

### Algebra

Word Problem: Jack mows the lawn in 4 hours, mary mows the lawn in 5 hours. how long will it take them if they mowed the lawn together? I have a hard time figuring out which formula to use to solve a problem in a word problem can anyone help and tell me how to set up the ...

### Math Word Problem

Can someone please check this one, this is a word problem, not a greater than or less question. How much greater than -10.4 is -6.52? -10.4 - -6.52 = -3.88 is this correct?

### math

Suppose your teacher tells you to write a word problem using the number 3. Which would be the best object to use in your problem? Explain. Then write and solve a word problem using that object. (tricycle, bike, wagon)

### Word problem math

Word problem. You cut a 2 m long board into 2 pieces . One piece is 10 cm shorter than the other. How long are each boards.? I got. 1 pc at 80!cm. the other 1pc at 100 cm Is this right ?

### Math word problem

I have this word problem that I can't figure out. The problem is: A 15 lb weight is positioned 10 in. form a fulcrum. At what distance from the fulcrum must a 12 lb weigt be positioned to keep the scale balanced? The substitute that I had today said that the 12 lb. weight ...

### math compare

word problem the temperature at 3am was -17.3F by noon the temperature was -17.8F. at what time was it the coldest? i said -17.8F is that right? word problem sam is 5/8" taller than jackie. Shelly is 0.7 in taller than Jackie. who is the tallest? i guessed is it Jackier ?

### math

for the following equations, write a word problem draw a picture, and find the solution to the equation. 5/12 - 1/3=? I know the answer is 1/12 but am stumped on how to write the word problem and draw a picture

### pre-alg

I need help to create an addition word problem and a subtraction word problem using fractions. I need to show how to find the solution to each problem. Once I find the solutions to my problems, I have to rewrite the solutions as either a terminating or nonterminating decimal.

### Social studies

Word for illegal or immoral behavior by officials Word for experts working together to problem solve Word for economic pressure to change a nation's actions. Thanks for your help❤️

### math word problem

word problem need help: suppose you own a card shop. you buy one line of cards at a rate of 4 cards for $5. you plan to sell the cards at a rate of 3 cards for $5 how may carfds must you sell in order to make a profit of $100.00 i don't understand how to get answer can you help

### Math

Write a word problem using 7 groups. Solve the problem

### Math

Question: Write a word problem using 7 groups. And then solve the problem Can you give an example?

### Math

Need help with adding subtracting decimals. In this unit, you learned about fractions that can be written as terminating decimals and fractions that can be written as nonterminating decimals. Create an addition word problem and a subtraction word problem using fractions. Show ...

### Math

Need help with adding subtracting decimals. In this unit, you learned about fractions that can be written as terminating decimals and fractions that can be written as nonterminating decimals. Create an addition word problem and a subtraction word problem using fractions. Show ...

### Math Word Problem

Please help with this math word problem: Jamal has a 5X7 picture that he took on his summer vaction and he wants to use a photo copier to enlarge it to an 8X10 picture. To enlarge Jamal has to specify a percent between 50% and 200% on the copier. Explain 2 different ways Jamal...

### math

2.-The longest one-word name of any place in America is Chargoggagoggmanchauggagoggchubunagungamaugg.This name for a lake near webster, Massachusetts, is 45 letters long. It is a Native American name that means "You fish on you side, I'll fish on mine, and no one fishes in the...

### math

Can someone please help me with this word problem!?! I know the answer which is 784 feet. But I have no clue how to solve it. Can someone please show how to solve this problem? The word problem is: The melt in Your Mouth Chocolate Factory is a rectangular building. The ...

### Science/Math

Word Problem page 19 John and Al are in a 15 km race. John averages 4.4 m/s during the first half of the race and then runs at a speed of 4.2 m/s until the last 200 m, which he covers at 4.5 m/s. At what average speed must Al run to beat John? The textbook that included the ...

### math

Create your own word problem that uses a system of equations to solve. Your problem must include the following words: beach,hammock,dance,and troll.

### english

What sentence uses italics, question marks, and punctuation correctly? ( I'm stuck on this problem) A, "How many r's are there in the word February"? B,"How many r's are there in the word February?" asked ty. c, "How many r's are in the word February," asked ty. D,How many r's...

### Writing skills

When, for example you can't spell a word. How do you look up the correct spilling? (1) word. How (2) word, how (3) word how (4) word; how (5) word or how I pick # 2 is this right

### math

write a word problem for 1/2 - 2/3 = and write a word problem for 5/12 - 1/3 =

### math word problem

I have no clue as to how to tackle this problem. Two standard six-sided dice are rolled. The product of their outcomes is computed. Which of the following numbers is most likely to occur? 4 6 7 8

### math

write a word problem involving the number of pages in a book. then write the numerical expression that you would need to use to solve your problem.

### Math

Write a word problem using 9 and 10 as factors. Write an equation to solve the problem

### fractions

my teacher gave us some fraction problems for homework, but I'm confused about how to go about solving the problem. The problem is what is 2/4 of 8. Can you show me the steps so I can do the rest of the math problems? 2/4 reduces (or simplies if you prefer) to lower terms. ...

### Math

Need some help on a word problem. It has a storage chest. The dimensions for the top of the chest are 28 in wide, 46 in long, and 1 in high. The bottom of the chest is 28 in wide, 46 in long, and 17 in high. The word problem is Cynthia packs the chest with sweater bags that ...

### math,algebra

I have to make a word problem with a real life situation that follows a linear equation i have to come up with the independent variables being years.Then i have to create an equation or inequality that could be used for analysis, prediction, or decision making.then, draw the ...

### math

what is a word problem for 2x-4=8?

### Math

10-3(0.75)-2(0.50) in a word problem.

### Math

Can someone explain to me the rules of distribution. I have a word problem which asks my opinion of applying distribution to each problem but I don't completely understand distribution and when it is applied and when it isn't.

### Math

How do you create a word problem using unit rate? Please check the explanation at this site -- http://www.321know.com/rat-unit-rate.htm One of the most common word problems might be -- George averages 60 miles per hour when driving on a highway. How far will he go in three ...

### CAN SOMEBODY HELP MEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!

Need help with adding subtracting decimals. In this unit, you learned about fractions that can be written as terminating decimals and fractions that can be written as nonterminating decimals. Create an addition word problem and a subtraction word problem using fractions. Show ...

### Math

an algorithm word problem

### elementary

write a problem write a word problem involving the number of pages in a book.then write the numerical expression that you would need to use to solve your problem.

### English

Identify and choose the one underlined word or phrase that should be corrected. What is the meaning of above sentence?Will i find a word which is incorrected in the sentence? In my(A) opinion they aren't(B) going nowhere(C) special because of(D) financial problem(E). In this ...

### math

please can anyone kindly help me to get the answer of this word problem,i would like someone to help me please for the word problem below...... Pat and Eric bought a large pizza that has 12 slices.Jane and Eric ate all the pizza .If Jane ate 4/6 slices, how much did Eric eat? ...

### Word Processing

I'm a GranMa in my 60's trying to learn Word/Windows. I started with the 2nd course and have had only this one problem in 3 weeks so that is good. I don't think the answer to my problem is in the book for THIS course. I can't figure out how to use the commands with the ...

### Algebra/Quadratic equations

I have to make a word problem/story out of this quadratic equation -t^2+3t+18=0 The plot of the story I want to write about has to deal with world hunger, and food being dropped in to remote locations by helicopter. Can someone please help me come up with a word/problem that ...

### math

how can I write a word problem usingg 4.23*10=42.3

### math

how to write 15>3x into word problem?

### Math

How do you know if a word problem is Direct Variation or not

### Math

Make a word problem for this equation: 4(w+3)=w-15

### Math

Do you know of a good website that can help me with word problems? I want to be able to type in the word problem, get an answer with an explanation of the problem and hoe they got the answer. Sorry! The Internet is wonderful -- but it doesn't do our thinking for us. You're ...

### Math 1

Find the solution and write a word problem for 5/12 - 1/3 and 1/2 - 2/3

### math

What is a good word problem for the following expression? 3(m+4)

### 5th grade math

what is a word problem for 4.23x10

### Math 6th grade

Can you give me a word problem for 11/12 / 1/4?

### accounting

Write a word problem involving a discounted price. Describe the situation and pose the question, but DO NOT SOLVE the problem.

### ALG2! WORD PROBLEM!

define a variable and write an inequality for each problem.then solve. Nineteen more than a number is less than 42.

### Poetry

I need to write a poem with the word ALGEBRA but the only problem is that my teacher wants complete sentences with each letter instead of a word for a letter. Can you please help?

### Math word problem

The Mad River flows at a rate of 3 km/h. In order for a boat to travel 78.2 km upriver and then return in a total of 8 hr, how fast must the boat travel in still water? what formula would be used to solve this problem?

### Last Math problem I promise

a cellular phone company offers a contract for which the cost C, in dollars of t minutes of telephoning is given c=0.25(t-300)+65.95 where it is assumed that t >== 300 minutes what times will keep costs between 106.20 and 139.20? I am already lost at word problems... please...

### Math

How do I write a word problem that matches this expression:10-(2x4)?

### math

how do you make a ratio table to solve a word problem ?

### Math

How can you use a proportion to solve a percent word problem?

### MATH

WRITE A WORD PROBLEM FOR THE EQUATION 12N-45=504.

### 5th grade math

what can be a word problem that can be represented by the equation 1) 1/4 + 3/4=? 2- 7/8=?

### Math word problem

Please, i need help. How much greater than -11.6 is -5.43

### math

Is anyone familar with Sharon Wells Math? How do you solve a word problem using their program?

### math

Please help solving this problem. Solve the following word problem: One poll reported that 48% of city residents were against building a new stadium. The polling service stated that the poll was accurate to within 3%. What is the minimum percent of city resident that oppose ...

### math

can someone please help me? I am stuck on a problem it deals with inequalities but it is in a word problem which makes it worse for me, how would I solve this problem? Miguel's insurance company will replace his car if repair exceeds 80% of the car's value. The car recently ...

### Math Word Problem

How many ways can 8 people line up for play tickets?

### math word problem

how many ways can you arrange 6 books on a shelf horizontally?

### math

create a table showing time and distance from a word problem

### grade 3 math

write a word problem that uses multiplication and the product is 18

### math

write a real word problem and equation using t eaqul 5

### Math word problem

17 1/9 decreased by what number is 5 2/3? This is the answer I have 11 4/9. Is this correct.

### Math Word Problem

67% or 603 employees in a company are female. How many are male?

### math

I have trouble solving word problems. Can you tell me the best approach to solve this word problem? If Sally can paint a house in 4 hours, and John can paint the same house in 6 hours, how long will it take for both of them to paint the house together?

### math(counting)

an anagram of a word is obtained by permuting its letters. a-how many anagrams does the word "MAIRE" have b-Same question for the word "OISEAU"

### Math

Can you help with a math word problem on rates and ratios

### Math

How do you write an equation from a word problem when they give you two coordinate plots?

### 4th grade math

write and solve a mixed number word problem

### math

Write a word problem for 5 x 2 1/2 which requires the use of repeated addition model.

### Math

Write a real word problem where you would have to multiply 120 and 75?

### Math

I have to write a word problem with this expression. (3x2)x(3x15) Please help. Thank you!

### Algebra

Can you please help me on this question for Algebra: Write the word that the number 32/33 represents. From this word, take out the opposite of the word that means you get three strikes in baseball. Now unscramble the remaining letters to get what 12 is to 108 or 7 is to 49. ...

### Ms Sue help word problem

In last Saturdays parade Tom counted a total of 76 bicycles and tricycles, for a total of 227 wheels. How many tricycles were in the parade? word problem - Marko, Thursday, September 29, 2011 at 10:31pm i go 75 tricyles x 3 = 225 wheels 1 bike x 2 = 2 2wheels total of 227 ...

### math

How can you use a proportion to solve a percent word problem? Explain in your own words.

### Math word problem

if the sum of three consecutive numbers is 72,what is tge largest number?

### Math Word Problem

four consecutive multiples of 13 add up to 286. what is the largest number?

### Math Word Problem

five consecutive multiples of 5 add up to 425. What is the largest number?

### math

What does the word rational coordinates Mean? What are they used for and what is a real world problem that can help me understand it?

### math word problem

How many millimeters is the ribbon if she cut 20cm and wrap around a gift

### math

May anyone give me an example of a independent and an dependent probability word problem about food?

### Math

I need help to convert this expression in word problem not solution. Please help. Thanks! (5x2)x(3x15)

### Science/Math

Word Problems pages 18-19 A sailboat heads north at 3 m/s for 1 hour and then tracks back to the southeast (at 45 degrees to north) at 2 m/s for 45 minutes. a. How far has the boat sailed? b. How far is it from its starting location? The textbook that included the word problem...

### science

What is an acrostic poem for the word mesozoic? (must represent the word as you go as in the word relating to that word(: PLEASE RESPOND ASAP!!!!!!!!

### 7th grade-Algebra Worth Problem

Please show equation and solve for the following 1. Lyn's age is 8 years less than 15 times the age of her niece Elizabeth. If the sum of their ages is 24, what is Elizabeth's age ( Let e= Elizabeth's age) 2. Bob is renting a canoe for $20, plus $9.75 per day. How mant days ...

### Language

What does denotation mean? The sound of a word when you read it The tone of a word in writing The dictionary meaning of a word The set of ideas associated with a word •• Correct me

### Math

For the following equations, write a word problem draw a picture, and find the solution to the equation: 5/12 - 1/3= 1/2 - 2/3=

### math

How do you work this word problem? The team played 125 games and lost 15 more than they won.How many did they lose

### Math

Write a word problem in which the starting number is in hundreds and the answer is 4 tickets were left over.

### algebra

explain why a solution of a word problem should be checked using the original wording of the problem and not the equation written from the wording