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Word Problem help
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Feb 9, 2012 11:52 AM




Re: Word Problem help
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Apr 17, 2004 3:30 AM


i ahve a few word problems that are getting to me.... my sister had them and she doesnt remember the answers they were from her class. if you could help it would be great here are a few of teh questions.... 1. 2 pumps can fill a pool in 4 and 5 hrs respectively. at noon the slower one is turned on and at 1"00 the other is started. at what time will the pool be filled. 2. how many 6 digits palindromic numbers are there? 3. of 75 students surveyed: 48 like basketball,45 like footbal,58 like baseball,28 like basket and foot,37 like foot and base, 40 like basket and base,and 25 like all 3 how many like only baseball, and how many dont like any? 4. the thickness of a piece of cardboardcan be doubled by folding it over. how many times would you have to fold the piece over before the thickness would reach the moon? i sure how you can help. jacqueline
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