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### MEAP Preparation - Grade 7 Mathematics2.99 Verbal Problems - II

 Directions: For the following word problems, first write the equation indicated by the problem statement. Then solve the resulting equation and enter the final answer in the space provided.
 Q 1: Twice a number is 15 less than 75. Find the number. (Hint: The algebraic equation is: 2x = 75 - 15. Find x)353013 Q 2: If a number is increased by 2/3 of itself, the result is 20. What is the number? (The algebraic equation is x + (2/3)x = 20, Solve for x).201612 Q 3: There are 62 passengers in a bus. At the next stop y people boarded the bus and one got down. The number of passengers now in bus is 70, find y ?978 Q 4: The round-trip fare to a certain place is 1 1/3 times the one-way fare. If the round trip fare is \$16, find the one-way fare. (Hint: Let a be the one way fare price. The algebraic equation is 16 = 1 1/3 x a, solve for a) 115412 Q 5: There are 90 students in a class. On a day when x students are absent, there are 84 students in the class, find x.576 Q 6: If a number is divided by 2 and one is added to the quotient, the result is 6. Find the number. (Hint: The algebraic equation is a/2 + 1 = 6, solving for a)10511 Question 7: This question is available to subscribers only! Question 8: This question is available to subscribers only!