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- Pupils 7
There are 40 pupils in a certain class. 3/5 of the class are boys. How many are girls?
- Split between 4
There are 12 1/4 pounds of candy canes to split between four classes evenly. How many pounds of the candy canes will each class get?
Karina has 5 4/7 meters of cloth. She needs 3 1/6 meters of it in making a curtain for her window. How many meters of cloth were left to her after making the curtain?
- The distance
The distance between two towns on a given map is 3 ½ cm. If ½ cm represents 6km. , what is the distance between the two towns?
- Mixed divided with frac
There are 2 2/3 pizzas. How many people are sharing when each has 2/3 of pizza?
- Even/odd numbers
What is the product of 0.97 and the next odd decimal number?
Tina supports her favorite charity with an automatic deduction of P350/month from her bank account. What is the total of her deductions in a year?
- Brass ball
What is the weight of a hollow brass ball, the outer diameter of which is 16 cm and the wall thickness is 2 cm, while the density of brass is ϱ = 8.5 g
To obtain a grade A, Patrick must score an average of at least 70 in five tests. If his average mark for the four tests is 68, what is the lowest mark he can get in his fifth test and still obtain a grade A
Ingrid watched television for 2 1/4 hours, and Devon watched for 3 2/3 hours. For how many hours did they watch television in total?
- The book 4
Mr. Kinion read 3 3/4 chapters in his book on Monday. He then read 2 4/6 more chapters on Tuesday. How many chapters has he read so far?
- Reciprocal value 2
Annabelle is making burger patties if each burger patty needs 1/16 kilogram of beef. How many patties can she make with a kilo of beef?
- Cindy run
Suppose it takes 1/3 of an hour for Cindy to run 3/5 of a mile. How many miles does she run in 1 hour?
- Find the 24
Find the difference between 2/7 and 1/21
- No solutions
Why does the equation 9-2x-9-16x=-14x-7-4x-11 have no solutions?
- Jim collected
Jim collected 5 bins of glass bottles to recycle. Lucia collected 3 1/5 times as many bins as Jim. How many bins of bottles did Lucia collect?
- The difference 2
The difference between the two numbers is 25. The smaller number is 1/6th of the larger number. What is the value of the smaller number?
- Strawberry-rhubarb pie
Larry had 3/7 of a strawberry-rhubarb pie left over. He split the leftover pie evenly between his 3 children. What fraction of a pie did each child get?
- Tablespoon of salt
Mrs. Monika uses 3/4 tablespoons of salt for every kilogram of ground pork. How many tablespoons of salt will she use for 3 1/2 kilograms of ground pork?
- A merry
A merry go round can hold 36 people on each 5 minute ride. How many people would have received a ride on the merry go round in an hour?