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5.16 Word Problems

Directions: Solve the following word problems. Show your work. Also write at least 5 more word problems of your own.
Q 1: Tim's earnings were $24,324 last year and his wife's earnings were $22,435. What were their combined earnings?

Q 2: A person travels 420 miles each week. If his car uses 1 gallon of gasoline for each 12 miles he drives, how many gallons of gasoline does he use each week?
35 gallons
30 gallons
45 gallons

Q 3: You earn $37,776 in a year. How much do you earn monthly? (Hint 12 months = 1 year)

Q 4: If Ron paints 2/7 of a room today and 3/7 of it tomorrow, how much of the room will he have painted?

Q 5: Three lengths of 4 5/6 yd., 10 1/6 yd., and 7 yd. are cut from a large ball of twine. How many yards of string has been removed in total?
21 yards
22 yards
20 yards

Q 6: If 4,873 people crossed the border from Canada to the United States each day, how many people would have crossed from Canada to United States in 4 days?

Q 7: A case of soda contains 24 bottles. If Mrs. Jameson ordered 2/3 of a case, how many bottles will she receive?

Q 8: Sixteen people board a subway train and pay 95 cents each. How many cents are collected?
2,345 cents
1,520 cents
1,200 cents

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