SjSurvivor Posts: 5, Reputation: 1 New Member #1 Dec 6, 2012, 02:59 PM
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Ron Stokes uses 2 pounds of fertilizer for every 100 square feet of lawn for landscape maintenance. At this rate, how many pounds of fertilizer did he use on a lawn that measures 3500 square feet?
 SjSurvivor Posts: 5, Reputation: 1 New Member #2 Dec 6, 2012, 03:12 PM
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Ron Stokes uses 2 pounds of fertilizer for every 100 square feet of lawn for landscape maintenance. At this rate, how many pounds of fertilizer did he use on a lawn that measures 3500 square feet?
 pready Posts: 3,197, Reputation: 207 Ultra Member #3 Dec 6, 2012, 04:14 PM
Simply divide total square feet by 100, then multiply by 2 to get your answer.
 SjSurvivor Posts: 5, Reputation: 1 New Member #4 Dec 7, 2012, 07:22 AM
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A brick wall 20 feet in length contains 1040 bricks. At the same rate, how many bricks would it take to build a wall 48 feet in length?
 parker5 Posts: 1, Reputation: 1 New Member #5 Dec 7, 2012, 12:33 PM
Four research participants take a test of manual dexterity high scores mean better dexterity and an anxiety test high scores mean more anxiety the scores are as follows

Preson Derity Anxeity
1 1 10
2 1 8
3 2 4
4 4 -2
 pready Posts: 3,197, Reputation: 207 Ultra Member #6 Dec 7, 2012, 02:36 PM
Person 4 has the highest dexterity and person 1 has the highest anxiety.
 SjSurvivor Posts: 5, Reputation: 1 New Member #7 Dec 8, 2012, 06:00 PM
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The scale on the plans for a new house is "1 inch equals 3 feet." Find the length and width of a room that measures 5 inches by 8 inches on the drawing.
 SjSurvivor Posts: 5, Reputation: 1 New Member #8 Dec 8, 2012, 06:04 PM
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The dosage for a medication is 1/3 ounce for every 40 pounds of body weight.
At this rate, how many ounces of medication should a physician prescribe for a patient who weighs 150 pounds?

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