Numbers - math word problems

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  • Three towns and roads
    map If there are 3 roads from town A to town B And 4 roads from town B to town C, in how many ways can one go from town A to town C and back to town A, through town B, without passing through the same road twice?
  • Curtain 3
    textiles Mrs Johnson bought 16.4 meters of cloth to make 8 curtains of equal length. What is the length of each curtain in meters?
  • Big school kitchen
    skola If 250 learners can be fed by 75kg. How many kg can 600 learners can be fed?
  • Sayavong
    vaha2 Sayavong is making cookies for the class. He has a recipe that calls for 3 and 1/2 cups of flour. He has 7/8 of a cup of wheat flour, and 2 and 1/2 cups of white flour. Does Mr. Sayavong have enough flour to make the cookies?
  • Right key
    kluc-skrutky The hostel has 4 rooms. The keys to each room are not numbered. Each of the four guests took one key. What is the probability that everyone took the right key?
  • Sean Junkins
    mince Sean Junkins works at X-Mobile. His pay is easily calculated by using the expression 12h+8c, where h is the number of hours he works and c represents the amount of phones he sells.  Would Sean Junkins make more money if worked 37 hours and sold 3 cell pho
  • Thomas 2
    meter Thomas is 56 3/4 inches tall. Jillian is 1 3/8 inches shorter than Thomas and Jane is 1 1/5 inches shorter than Jillian. How tall is Jane? Label the names on the tape diagram to represent this problem. Jane Jillian Thomas Excellent!
  • Dinner tickets
    dino At the spring festival, 7 out of the first 25 attendees had pre-purchased their dinner tickets. Based on this information, if 600 people attended the spring festival, then how many attendees could be expected to have pre-purchased their dinner tickets?
  • Imagine 2
    cukriky Imagine that you are filling treat bags with jellybeans. You have 3 3/8 cups of jellybeans, and each treat bag will contain 1/4 cup of jellybeans. How many treat bags can you fill before you run out of jellybeans? Show your work (please).
  • Monica’s
    fuel Monica's lawnmower had 1/8 of a gallon of gasoline in the tank. Monica started mowing and used all of the gasoline. She put 6/10 of a gallon of gasoline in the tank. After she mowed, 1/4 of a gallon was left in the tank. What was the total amount of gasol
  • Luke
    juice Luke, Seth, and Anja have empty glasses. Mr. Gabel pours 3/6 cup of orange juice in Seth's glass. Then he pouts 1/6 cup of orange juice in Luke's glass and 2/6 cup of orange juice in Anja's glass. Who gets the MOST orange juice?
  • Zangmo
    clocks Zangmo can read a chapter of a novel in 1/4 h. How long will it take her to read 8 chapters?
  • Ali bought
    milk Ali bought 5/6 litre of milk. He drank 1/2 litre and his brother drank 1/6 litre. How much litre of milk left?
  • Ali bought 2
    milk Ali bought 5/6 litre of milk. He drank 1/2 litre and his brother drank 1/6 litre. How much litre of milk left?
  • Bike path
    bicycle_gears Bill was riding his bike on a bike path that was 5 1/4 miles long. He rode his bike awhile and stopped for s drink or water. Then he rode 2 7/10 miles and was at the end of the path. How far had Bill ridden before he stopped for water?
  • Pumpkin pie
    pumpkin pie Have some pumpkin pie. One half of the pie is cut into 4 equal slices, the other half is cut into 3 equal slices. After eating one of the larger slices (on the 3 piece side), I wonder if I will eat more if I have one more from the 3 side, or two from the
  • Fitness center
    time Every Wednesday, Monica works out for 3/4  of an hour at the fitness center. Every Saturday, he goes to the fitness center again and exercises for 3 times as long. How much time does Wayne spend at the fitness center in all each week?
  • Your Mom
    cleaning Your Mom can clean your entire house in 3 hours. However, your dad takes 5 hours to clean the house. How long it will take for them to clean the house if they work together? (Write the numerical answer round to the nearest thousandth)
  • Team run
    runners The first team member in a 926-person relay race must run 2 1/4 laps, the second team member must run 1 1/2 laps, and the third team member must run 3 1/4 laps. How many laps in all must each team run?
  • Volume per time 2
    water2 Benjamin drinks tea at an incredible rate. He drinks 3 1/2 liters of tea every 2/3 of an hour. Ben drinks tea at a constant rate. How much does he drink in one hour?

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