# Algebra - math word problems

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• Boys and girls 2 The ratio of boys to girls in math club is 4:3 . After 8 more girls joined the Club, the ratio become 1:1. How many members are there in the club now?
• Money 6 Lita had some money. She spent 1/2 of it on a hand bag and 1/3 of the remainder of the blouse. She had 260.00. How much money did she have at start?
• Doctor 2 A doctor noted the Diastolic Blood Pressure (DBP) of a large number of patients. Later, he scrambled the data to keep the privacy of his patients. Based on the scrambled dataset, he finds that the lower inner fence is equal to 50 and the upper inner fence
• Unknown number 24 f we add 20, we get 50% of its triple. What is this unknown number?
• Six terms Find the first six terms of the sequence a1 = -3, an = 2 * an-1
• Garage There are two laths in the garage opposite one another: one 2 meters long and the second 3 meters long. They fall against each other and stay against the opposite walls of the garage and both laths cross 70 cm above the garage floor. How wide is the garag
• Laths There are two laths in the garage opposite one another: one 2 meters long and the other 3 meters long. They fall against each other and lean against the opposite walls of the garage both laths and touch at a height of 70 cm above the garage floor. How wid
• Wide field The field is 203 meters wide 319 meter long, what is the greater length of the rope by which length and width can be measured and find the exact number of time.
• If-then equation If 5x - 17 = -x + 7, then x =
• Two ages Gabrielle is 9 years younger than Mikhail. The sum of their ages is 87. What is Mikhail's age?
• Tickets 3 A total of 645 tickets were sold for the school play. They were either adult tickets or student tickets. There were 55 fewer student tickets sold than adult tickets. How many adult tickets were sold?
• Sale off 2 A pair of of blues jeans went on sale. After a 30% reduction the pants cost \$35. How much did the jeans cost before the price reduction?
• Variable Find variable P: PP plus P x P plus P = 160
• Lcm of three numbers What is the Lcm of 120 15 and 5
• Linsys2 Solve two equations with two unknowns: 400x+120y=147.2 350x+200y=144
• Saving 9 An amount if \$ 2000 is invested at an interest of 5% per month. if \$ 200 is added at the beginning of each successive month but no withdrawals. Give an expression for the value accumulated after n months. After how many months will the amount have accumul
• Years Susan is 3 years and as she will be old as Teodor now him will be 11. How old is Teodor today?
• Isosceles trapezoid Calculate the content of an isosceles trapezoid whose bases are at ratio 5:3, the arm is 6cm long and it is 4cm high.
• Ten pupils 10 pupils went to the store. 6 pupils bought lollipops and 9 pupils bought chewing gum. How many pupils have bought both lollipops and chewing gums (if everyone bought something)?
• Wine A bottle of wine costs 21 euros; and wine is 20 times more expensive than a bottle. How much a bottle cost?

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