|From 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM it rained 2.25 inches. At 11:00 AM the rain increased to fall at a rate of 1.25 in. every two hours. How many inches of rain landed on the ground by 5:00 PM?|
|The owner of a hobby store needed to calculate the percentage of customers who purchase wood glue. Upon completing his survey, he noticed that 60% of the people that entered his store purchased an item. Of those customers, 15 percent purchased wood glue. What percent of the people that entered the store purchased wood glue?|
|If 1/x = 3.5. then 1/(x+2) =|
|A store owner is packing small radios into larger boxes that measure 25 in. by 42 in. by 60 in. If the measurement of each radio is 7 in. by 6 in. by 5 in., then how many radios can be placed in the box?|
|Frank is 15 years younger then John. In 5 years John will be twice as old as Frank. How old will Frank be in four years?|
|A store owner decided to raise the price of a particular item by exactly 10%. Of the following which is NOT the new price?|
|The price of a candy bar is $1.00. The price of a ten pack of the same candy bar is $7.40. The ten pack of candy bars is what percentage cheaper then purchasing ten candy bars individually?|
|In a certain department store, which has four sizes of a specific shirt, there are 1/3 as many small shirts as medium shirts, and 1/2 as many large shirts as small shirts. If there are as many x-large shirts as large shirts, what percent of the shirts in the store are medium?|
|A new apartment complex purchased 60 toilets and 20 shower heads. If the price of a toilet is three times the price of a shower head, what percent of the total cost was the cost of all the shower heads?|
|A car averages 55 mph for the first 4 hours of a trip and averages 70 mph for each additional hour. The average speed for the entire trip was 60 mph. How many hours long is the trip?|
|In 1991, was the number of people in City A three times greater then the number of people in City B?|
1) In 1991, there were approximately 1.1 million more people in City A than in City B.
2) In 1991, the 300,000 Catholics in City A made up 20% of its population, and the 141,000 Buddhists in City B made up 30% of its population.
|(165)2 - (164)2 =|
|If the ticket sales s for a company increases 25% from standard sales to 60 tickets sold, then 60 - s =:|
|All of the tickets for 2 music concerts, X and Y, were either purchased or given away, and the ratio of X tickets to Y was 2 to 1. Of the total number of X tickets and Y tickets, what percentage was purchased?|
1) The total number of X tickets and Y tickets, is 240.
2) Of the X tickets, exactly 60% were purchased, and of the Y tickets, exactly 80% were purchased.
|If a and b are positive integers, is a + 4b odd?|
1) b is even.
2) a is odd.
|If q is a multiple of prime numbers r, is q a multiple of r?|
1) r < 4.
2) q = 18.
|How many integers between 100 and 150, inclusive, cannot be evenly divided by 3 nor 5?|
|Susan wants to put up fencing around three sides of her rectangular yard and leave a side of 20 feet unfenced. If the yard has an area of 680 square feet, how many feet of fencing does she need?|
|Which of the following equations has a root in common with x2 - 6x + 5 = 0?|
|A computer store regularly sells all stock at a discount of 20 percent to 40 percent. If an additional 25 percent were deducted from the discount price during a special sale, what would be the lowest possible price of a part costing $16 before any discount?|
|If "basis points" are defined so that 1 percent is equal to 100 basis points, then 75.5 percent is how many basis points greater than 65.5 percent?|
|If x + 8y = 20 and x = -3y, then y =|
|If 2x + y = 10 and x = 3, what is x - y|
|If a triangle has a base B and the altitude of the triangle is twice the base, then the area of the triangle is|
|If y/x = 1/3 and x + 2y = 10, then x is|
|The sum of 5 consecutive integers is 35. How many of the five consecutive integers are prime numbers?|
|Which of the following inequalities is the solution to the inequality|
7x - 5 < 2x + 18?
|Apples cost $x a bag for the first 100 bags a store buys from a wholesaler. All bags bought in addition to the first 100 get a discount of 10%. How much does it cost to buy 150 bags of apples from the wholesaler?|
|If the product of two numbers is 10 and the sum of the two numbers is 7, then the larger of the two numbers is|
|John weighs twice as much as Susan. Susan's weight is 60% of Sam's weight. Mark weighs 50% of Lynn's weight. Lynn weighs 190% of John's weight. Which of these 5 people weighs the least?|
ABCD has an area equal to 28. BC is parallel to AD. BA is perpendicular to AD. IF BC is 6 and AD is 8, then what is CD?