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- Mang Ben
Mang Ben took 7 3/10 meters of copper wire for electrical wiring from a coil of wire 13 7/15 meters long. How much copper wire was left from the coil?
- One angle
One angle is 10 degrees more then 4 times the measure of the other angle. Togetther they have a sum of 120 degrees.what is the measure of each angle?
- Antonio 2
Antonio harvested 100 1/2 kg of fruits from his farm and he sold 30 2/3 kg of durian and 34 5/6 kg mangosteen. How many kilograms of fruit were not sold?
- How many 24
How many 1/4 cup servings of raisins are in 5/8 cup of raisins?
- Peter 10
Peter covered 1/2 of the journey on Monday, 1/4 of the remainder on Tuesday, and the rest on Wednesday. What fraction of the journey was covered on the two days?
- The salary 2
The salary for a group of executives was listed as follows: 18 at P50,000: 10 at P60,000; 8 at P75,000: 2 at P90,000; and 2 at P10,000. The average salary is:
- A medicine
A licensed practical nurse gives a patient ¼ ounce (oz) of cough medicine at 18:00 and ¾ oz of cough medicine at 22:00. How much cough medicine does she give?
- Max has 2
Max has 13 pairs of socks. of them 6 pairs are blue, 3 pairs are brown, 2 pairs are black, and 2 pairs are white. What fraction of Max's socks are either brown or black?
- Unload truck
Andy has just moved and is beginning to unload his boxes. The truck is currently 11/12 of the way full. He unloads 1/4 more of it. How much more does he have to unload?
Casey has 5/6 left of a section of sidewalk to clean. If he can clean 5/18 of a section in 1 minute, how long will it take him to clean what is left?
- The chief
The chief fisherman Peter estimates that if he uses 4 lines then the probability of making a catch on one line 0.7, if he uses 5 lines then, the probability of making a catch on any line is 0.6. If he uses 6 lines, the probability of making a catch on any
- An insurance
An insurance company receives on average two claims per week from a particular factory assuming that the number of claims can be modeled by a Poisson distribution, find the probability that it receives three claims in a given week, more than four claims i
- A vendor 3
A vendor borrowed PHP 150,000 from their cooperative of the rate of interest was 11.5% a year, how much interest does he pay to the bank at the end of one year?
Yarhands statistical consult conducted statistical analysis on the election results from 1992 to 2012 to assess the chances of the npp winning election in the Volta region of Ghana. The research reveals that 15% of inhabitants in the Volta region favor th
Problem Solving: The sum of three consecutive numbers is 93. What is the difference between the largest and the smallest number?
- Three pieces
3 pieces of lace each measuring 1/7 meter, 5/14 meter, 3/7. How long are the pieces of lace together?
- Three cakes
There are three cakes an ice cream cake, chocolate and a sponge cake. 3/4 of the ice cream cake was eaten. The chocolate cake was cut into twelve equal pieces, of which 9 were eaten. The sponge cake was divided into 8 equal pieces, with only one piece rem
- A Piece 6
A Piece of material measures 40 inches. Sara cuts the piece of material in to 2 pieces, one piece measure 14 inches. Write an addition equation that could be used to find the length of the other piece of the material.
- After 6
After buying half a dozen eggs, 3 cans of sardines, and a pack of milk, Enya received a change of P0.50 from her P200. If the pack of milk costs P105 and a can of sardines cost P16.50, how much is the price of egg?
- Jack had
Jack had 4 hours of school. He spent 45 minutes in the library and 1/2 hour on a science lecture and had a lunch break of 25 minutes. How much time is left for the school to get over? (Write the answer as a fraction.)