### Word Problem Set 3

Problem: At the beginning of a bicycle ride, Jose and Wally are 30 miles apart. If they leave at the same time and ride in the same direction, Jose overtakes…

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Continue ReadingProblem: Alvin bought 4 magazines at $3.60 each and a storybook for $8.60. Lionel spent $7 more than Alvin. He bought comics at $1.50. How much did Alvin spend? How…

Continue ReadingProblem A nylon string is cut into 3 pieces. Two pieces are of the same length. The third piece is twice as long as each of the other two pieces.…

Continue ReadingProblem: There are 40 pupils in a class. Each girl is given 5 books and each boy is given 3 books. The girls have 128 more books than the boys.…

Continue ReadingProblem: A worker can finish the painting job in 15 days. Another worker can finish only 75% of that job for the same time. At first, the second worker painted…

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