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Bessy and Bob algebra word problem

Bessy has 6 times as much money as Bob, but when each earn $6. Bessy will have 3 times as much money as Bob. How much does each have before and after

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Population growth

The population of a town with an initial population of 60,000 grows at a rate of 2.5% per year. What is population in 5 years? In 10 years? How many years

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Comparison Word Problems

Learn to solve comparison word problems using modeling

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Find water left in a tank using arithmetic sequences

A water tank is emptied at a constant rate. Initially, 36,000 gallons of water were in the tank. A the end of five hours, 16,000 gallons remained. How

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distance from the mountain

Jane drove to the mountains last weekend. There was heavy traffic on the way there, and the trip took 10 hours. When Jane drove home, there was no traffic

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Price of 3 pens without discount

A stationery store sells a dozen ballpoints pens for $3.84, which represents a 20% discount from the price charged when a dozen pens are bought individually.

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Speed word problem

A truck left a depot at noon traveling an average speed of 40 kilometers per hour. How far from the depot and what time will it overtake another truck,

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A subtraction word problem

Problem #1: Peter has 20 dollars in his pocket. He buys a 32 ounces vanilla ice cream for 8 dollars. How much is Peter's change? Solution In this situation,

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Percentage and yearly income

A man spends 20% of his income in food, 15% in clothes, 15% in house rent and 30% in miscellaneous. Find his yearly income if he saves Rs 2500 per months.

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Test Time

A multiple-choice test contains 25 questions. Correct answers are worth 4 points each; 2 points are deducted for each wrong answer; and unanswered questions

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Apartment Word Problem

In an apartment building some apartments have a one bedroom and the rest have two bedrooms if there are a total of 50 apartments and 80 bedrooms how many

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SOLVE IT

The sum of four numbers a, b, c, and d is 68. If we increase a by 7, we get x. If we increased b by 8, we get x. If we decrease c by 15, we get 2x.If we

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4th Grade Math Help

Need help with 4th grade math? See the math that is taught in 4th grade

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Multiply Using Partial Products

Learn quickly how to multiply using partial products

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Math Skills by Grade

Sharpen your math skills by grade here with crystal clear lessons

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Online Math Tests

A great variety of online math tests to see how good you are at math.

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Pre-algebra Lessons

Pre-algebra lessons will teach you how to add, subtract, multiply, and divide different types of numbers

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Geometry Lessons

Get free geometry help with these easy to follow geometry lessons

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Measurement Benchmarks

Some commonly used measurement benchmarks in elementary schools

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How to interpret the remainder

Learn how to interpret the remainder with this easy to follow lesson

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Solve real world problems with a system of linear equations

A burger place sells burgers (b) for $4, and fries (f) for $2. If bob bought six items for a total of $18, how many did he buy of each? Solution A system

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Use Counters to Find the Quotient and Remainder.

How to find the quotient and remainder using counters.

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Divide using Partial Quotients

Learn to divide using partial quotients. Understand the concept fast!

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Estimate Quotients Using Multiples

Learn how to estimate quotients using multiples with this easy to follow lesson.

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Printable first grade math test

A printable first grade math test that can readily be printed and taken to find out how well you or your kids know very basic concepts of math.

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Printable kindergarten math test

A printable kindergarden math test that can readily be printed and taken to find out how well you or your kids know very basic concepts of math.

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Celsius to Fahrenheit Converter

Use this Celsius to Fahrenheit converter to convert temperature from Celsius to Fahrenheit and from Fahrenheit to Celsius.

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Divide Using Repeated Subtraction

Learn to divide using repeated subtraction with this easy to follow math lesson

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Equation of a Circle

What is the equation of a circle? How to derive the equation of a circle?

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Dividing fraction worksheets generator

This dividing fraction worksheets generator will help you generate unlimited worksheets readility available to print

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Basic math search

Basic math search for all your needs in basic math.

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Comparing fractions worksheets

This comparing fractions worksheets generator will help you generate unlimited worksheets readility available to print for free

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Basic mathematics test

A basic mathematics test that you can readily be printed and taken to find out how well you know your basic math skills.

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Algebra 1 test

An algebra 1 test that can easily be printed. This test is designed to test most important skills taught in algebra 1.

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Adding worksheets generator

This adding worksheets generator will help you generate unlimited worksheets readility available to print

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Adding worksheets generator with three digits

This adding worksheets generator with three digits will help you generate unlimited worksheets readility available to print

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Adding worksheets generator with one digit

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Adding integers worksheets generator

This adding integers worksheets generator will help you generate unlimited worksheets readility available to print

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Calculate the Harmonic Mean

What is the harmonic mean? How to calculate the harmonic mean?

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Number Game

1. Think of any positive whole number. No fractions, no decimals,no percents. 2. Double that number. 3. Add 10 to that result in step 2. 4. Divide

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How to Do Synthetic Division

This lesson will explain clearly how to do synthetic division

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20 4th Grade Math Problems Students should Know how to Solve

A great variety of 4th grade math problems your students will love

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Geometry Postulates

Some geometry postulates that are important to know in order to do well in geometry

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Area of a Kite

So you want to know how to find the area of a kite? Here is how

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Law of Detachment in Geometry

The law of detachment in geometry is clearly explained here.

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  1. Bessy and Bob algebra word problem

    Jul 28, 17 02:38 PM

    Bessy has 6 times as much money as Bob, but when each earn $6. Bessy will have 3 times as much money as Bob. How much does each have before and after

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  1. Bessy and Bob algebra word problem

    Jul 28, 17 02:38 PM

    Bessy has 6 times as much money as Bob, but when each earn $6. Bessy will have 3 times as much money as Bob. How much does each have before and after

    Read More