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  • Zailene
    cup_flour Zailene wants to make two kinds of kakanin, puto and kutsina. Puto recipe needs 3 2/5 cup of flour while Kutsinta needs 5 ¼ cup of flour. How many cups of flour will Zailene be needed in all?
  • The charity
    penize Amy will donate up to $460 to charity. The money will be divided between two charities: the city youth fund and the educational growth foundation. Amy would like the amount donated to the educational growth foundation to be at least four times the amount
  • Suppose 4
    normal_d Suppose that 14% of all steel shafts produced by a certain process are nonconforming but can be reworked (rather than having to be scrapped). Consider a random sample of 200 shafts, and let X denote the number among these that are nonconforming and can be
  • Rich retirement
    normal_d Health care issues are receiving much attention in both academic and political arenas. A sociologist recently conducted a survey of citizens over 60 years of age whose net worth is too high to qualify for government health care but who have no private hea
  • A more than b
    mixed What is 5 1/7 more than 2 3/7?
  • Quotient and division
    fractions Find the quotient of 3/4 and 1/4.
  • Publishing company
    normal_d Suppose you work for a publishing company and before launching a new magazine targeting fashion-oriented consumers, your boss wants to hold a meeting with perspective advertisers. Assume that annual expenditures on magazine ads in this genre are normally
  • Unit cost
    paper Last Friday, the Math Society sold newspapers to raise money. Each pack weighed 65.5 kg and sold for 281.65 pesos. How much was the cost per kilogram?
  • Salt solution
    Salt-Sodium-Chloride-NaCl Calculate the weight of a 50% salt solution that we prepare from 120 g of salt.
  • Mass fraction
    cukr 2 teaspoons (24 g) of sugar are dissolved in a cup with 500 g of tea. Calculate the weight fraction of sugar in the tea.
  • The vaccination
    covid19 The vaccination coverage of the population is 80%. Unvaccinated make up 60% of all infected. What percentage are unvaccinated more likely to be infected?
  • When 5
    fractions When 5 is subtracted from both my numerator and denominator I become 3/4. What fraction i am?
  • Approximation of tangent fx
    tangetns What is the non-trig formula (not a polynomial fit) for the growth curve that solves algebraically for the increase between tan(1 degree), tan( 2 degree) continuing up to tangent(45 degree)? okay to use pi Check calculation for 12°
  • A plumber
    pipe1 A plumber has the following lengths of PVC: 3.3 ft, 9.77 ft, 8.41 ft, 9.61 ft, 8 ft. What is his average length of PVC
  • Day trip
    tourists A group of tourists went on a day trip. For two hours they walked at a speed of 6 km/h, for another hour they climbed a steep hill at a speed of 2 km/h, spent an hour and a half at lunch, then in an hour they inspected the castle garden at a free step at
  • Tyron
    skola Tyron attended his online class 2 hours a day. He already attend 1 3/4 hours, how many more hours will Tyron attend his class?
  • Taxes
    penize If you were charged $243 in taxes on a $4,050 purchase, what percent tax were you charged?
  • Denissa
    banan Denissa has 18 9/10 kilos of bananas to sell if she was able to sell 15 ⅗. How many kilos of bananas were left?
  • Sale goods
    sale Sale goods were reduced twice. First by 15% and then by another 20% of the new price. What percentage of the original price was the final price?
  • 1000 bill
    klobouk A hat costs Php 75.25 and a discounted T-shirt costs Php 750.55. How much change will you receive if you pay for both items with a Php 1 000 bill?

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