# Debt

Joe and Caryl have a debt of $100,500. Joe makes $90,000 per year, and Caryl makes $35,000 per year. How much should both pay to zero out the debt fairly, based on their salaries?

**Result****Leave us a comment of example and its solution (i.e. if it is still somewhat unclear...):**

**Showing 0 comments:**

**Be the first to comment!**

#### To solve this example are needed these knowledge from mathematics:

## Next similar examples:

- Legs

Cancer has 5 pairs of legs. The insect has 6 legs. 60 animals have a total of 500 legs. How much more are cancers than insects? - Savings

Paul has a by half greater savings than half Stanley, but the same savings as Radek. Staney save 120 CZK less than Radek. What savings have 3 boys together? - A candle

A candle shop sells scented candles for $16 each and unscented candles for $10 each. The shop sells 28 candles today and makes $400. a. Write a system of linear equations that represents the situation. b. Solve the system to answer the questions: How m - Boys and money

270 USD boys divided so that Peter got three times more than Paul and Ivan has 120 USD more than than Paul. How much each received? - Nine books

Nine books are to be bought by a student. Art books cost $6.00 each and biology books cost $6.50 each . If the total amount spent was $56.00, how many of each book was bought? - Theorem prove

We want to prove the sentense: If the natural number n is divisible by six, then n is divisible by three. From what assumption we started? - Three workshops

There are 2743 people working in three workshops. In the second workshop works 140 people more than in the first and in third works 4.2 times more than the second one. How many people work in each workshop? - Three unknowns

Solve the system of linear equations with three unknowns: A + B + C = 14 B - A - C = 4 2A - B + C = 0 - School

School attend 792 children, boys and girls ratio is 4:5. How many more girls go to school (than boys)? - Linsys2

Solve two equations with two unknowns: 400x+120y=147.2 350x+200y=144 - Children

The group has 42 children. There are 4 more boys than girls. How many boys and girls are in the group? - Ball game

Richard, Denis and Denise together scored 932 goals. Denis scored 4 goals over Denise but Denis scored 24 goals less than Richard. Determine the number of goals for each player. - Flowers 2

Cha cruz has a garden. The ratio roses to tulips is 2 : 5, the ratio of roses to orchids is 7 : 6. Cha cruz wonders what the ratio of tulips to orchids is. If Cha cruz has 183 plants, how many of each kind are there? - 925 USD

Four classmates saved an annual total 925 USD. The second save twice as the first, third 35 USD more than the second and fourth 10 USD less than the first. How USD save each of them? - Elimination method

Solve system of linear equations by elimination method: 5/2x + 3/5y= 4/15 1/2x + 2/5y= 2/15 - Remuneration

Total remuneration for workers is 47 000 CZK. The second worker received 20% more than the first and third 4000 CZK less than a second employee. How many CZK each received? - Boys to girls

The ratio of boys to girls in a party is 3:5 . If 6 more boys arrived and 4 girls left the party, the ratio of boys to girls would be 5:6 . How many are in the party originally?