# toya5

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1. ## math in distress

I am new to this site. Can someone tell how to respond to tutors. thanks Steve and Sue for answering expeditiously

2. ## math in distress

A total of 1,200 students attended Top View high school the ratio of teachers to students is 1:30. How many teachers are there in the school? I did it this way... x + 30x = 1200 31x/31 = 1200/31 1200/31 x= 38.70 = 39 __

3. ## math in distress

A salesman drove 480 miles from Pittsburgh to Hartford. The next day he returned the same distance to Pittsburgh in half an hour less time than his original trip took, because he increased his average speed by 4 mph find his original speed. Okay... I did

4. ## math in distress

There are 5 kids, the median age is 9. Two of the kids are 5. The range of all the kids are 7. What is the age of the 2nd to the oldest? 1. 5 2. 5 3. 9 4. 5. 12 (7+5) =12 I have went around in circles with this. Please help!!!

5. ## math in distress

If a textbook weighs 2 1/2 pounds and the notebook weighs 4 ounces. You bought 5 textbooks and and 5 notebooks what is the total weight in pounds? 2.5 pds 4 oz 12 1/2 *5 textbooks *5 + 20 oz ___ ____ __________ 12 1/2 20 oz I'm confused after that.