Got Homework?
Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
dmezzullo
Group Title
Vivian combined different amounts of white paint, blue paint, and green paint to make 145 milliliters (ml) of paint of a new shade. The amount of white paint was x ml. The amount of blue paint was 10 ml less than twice the amount of white paint, and the amount of green paint was half the amount of blue paint. This is represented in the equation below.
x + (2x – 10) + one half (2x – 10) = 145
What was the difference in the amounts of white paint and blue paint Vivian combined?
30 ml
35 ml
40 ml
45 ml
 one year ago
 one year ago
dmezzullo Group Title
Vivian combined different amounts of white paint, blue paint, and green paint to make 145 milliliters (ml) of paint of a new shade. The amount of white paint was x ml. The amount of blue paint was 10 ml less than twice the amount of white paint, and the amount of green paint was half the amount of blue paint. This is represented in the equation below. x + (2x – 10) + one half (2x – 10) = 145 What was the difference in the amounts of white paint and blue paint Vivian combined? 30 ml 35 ml 40 ml 45 ml
 one year ago
 one year ago

This Question is Closed

brookie5150 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
x + [2x − 10] +1/2 [2x − 10] = 145 x + 2x  10 + x  5 = 145 4x  15 = 145 4x = 145 + 15 4x = 160 x = 40 ml
 one year ago

dmezzullo Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
tyvm brooooooookie :3
 one year ago

brookie5150 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
you're welcome mezzziiieeee. :3
 one year ago

perl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
difference in the amounts of white paint and blue paint = (2x 10)  x = x 10 = 30
 one year ago
See more questions >>>
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.