 # Word problems

#01461
The roots of are and . Find an equation whose roots are and
#01286
Find three consecutive odd numbers with a sum of 63
#01275
A ball is dropped from a 100 feet building. How far will it have traveled when it hits the ground for the 10th time? The ball loses 25% of its height after each bounce.
#01263
Bonny is five years younger than Roger and four times as old as Dana. If Dana is years old, how old is Roger in terms of ?
#01262
If is an integer that satisfies the inequality , what is the sum of the largest possible value of and the smallest possible value of ?
#01261
bananas and grapes cost . bananas and grapes cost . What is the cost of bananas and grapes?
#01258
A certain sample of bacteria triples in number every hour. If there were bacteria in the sample at the start of the experiment, how many bacteria were there after hours?
#01255
When four times the difference of a number and fifteen is divided by three, the result is twelve. What is the value of ?
#01254
A basketball team won more games than it lost. If the team played a total of games and there were no ties, how many games did the team lose?
#01253
If the remainder is when a positive integer is divided by 7, then what is the remainder when is divided by ?