Grade 8 - Mathematics 1.12 Real Numbers Word Problems

Directions: Solve the following word problems. Create and solve four more word problems involving real numbers.

Q 1: Adam aged 50 years, has a daughter Sue of age 20 years. How many years ago was the age of Adam three times that of his daughter. 6 years ago 5 years ago 3 years ago

Q 2: Half of a certain number added to its one third makes it 45. What is the number. Answer:

Q 3: If a number is tripled and 16 is added to it, the result is equal to 40. Find the number. Answer:

Q 4: In a two digit number, unit digit is 3 more than the ten's digit, the number formed by interchanging the digit and the original number are in the ratio 7:4 find the number. Answer:

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