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anonymous
 5 years ago
can anyone hep me with translating a word problem into an equation?
anonymous
 5 years ago
can anyone hep me with translating a word problem into an equation?

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Owlfred
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hoot! You just asked your first question! Hang tight while I find people to answer it for you. You can thank people who give you good answers by clicking the 'Good Answer' button on the right!

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh thank you! The 8th grade class has 17 more girls than boys. There are 431 students in all. How many girls are there?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0let x be the number of boys then x + 17 be the number of girls. x+x+17=431 2x=43117 2x=414 x=207, this is the number of boys but, the question is the number of girls so, use x+17=207+17 is equal to 227. So, there are 227 girls and 207 boys in 8th grade class.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wow you are awesome! Can you help me with a few more?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Bob has one and a half times as much money as Ramon. Together they have $225. How much money does each have?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Let x be the money of Ramon and (1/2)x be the money of Bob. x+(1/2)x=$225 (3/2)x=$225 3x=2($225) 3x=$450 x=$150, this is the money of Ramon so, Bob's money will be (1/2 of 150) which is $75. Therefore, Bob has $75 while Ramon has $150.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thanks so much! one more?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay, you are welcome.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you have skype account?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0solano collage is 18 years older than contra costa collage. Solano is also two and a half times as old as contra costa how old is each? and no i dont sorry.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0great. can you help with that problem? ^^^

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay, wait for a while.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Let x be the age of Contra Costa College x+18 and 2 1/2 x is the age of Solano College x+18=2 1/2 x x2 1/2x=18 x(5/2x)=18 (3/2)x=18 x=18/(3/2) x=36/3 x=12, this is the age of the Costra Costa then, x+18=the age of Solano x=12 12+18=30, this is the age of Solano Therefore, the age of Contra is 12 years while Solano is 30 years old

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeeeeeaaa thaaanks a ton! :)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ton?hmmm that is very heavy. hehehehe you are welcome. it is my pleasure to help.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0nothing, just asking.. hmmm, how old are you?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ah, can we be friends?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0anyone that helps me with math is a friend of mine! :D got to go! BYE
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