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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solution #5007 is correct. Brilliant!

#5008. Simplify :

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solution #5008 is correct. Excellent!

#5009.

#5010.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #5009 and #5010 are correct! Marvelous!

#5011. Find the value of x.

.#5012. Find the value of x.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #5011 and #5012 are correct. Excellent!

#5013.

of of a number is greater than of of the same number by 8. What is half of that number?#5014. Simplify :

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #5013 and #5014 are correct. Fantastic!

#5015.

#5016.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #5015 and #5016 are correct. Incredible!

#5017. A student was asked to solve the fraction

#5018.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #5017 and #5018 are correct. Exemplary!

#5019

#5020. From a group of boys and girls, 15 girls leave. There are then left 2 boys for each girl. After this, 45 boys leave. There are then 5 girls for each boy. Find the number of girls in the beginning.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #5019 and #5020 are correct. Excellent!

#5021. Find the value of x.

#5022.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #5021 and #5022 are correct. Marvelous!

#5023.

#5024.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #5023 and #5024 are correct. Excellent!

#5025. Find the sum of

and .#5026. If

, then find the value of.Character is who you are when no one is looking.

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

#5027. If the diagonal of a rectangle is 17 centimeters long and its perimeter is 46 centimeters, find the area of the rectangle.

#5028. In measuring the sides of a rectangle, one side is taken 5% in excess, and the other 4% in deficit. Find the error percent in the area calculated from these measurements.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #5027 and #5028 are correct. Excellent!

#5029. A rectangular grassy plot 110 meters by 65 meters has a gravel path 2.5 meters wide all round it on the inside. Find the cost of graveling the path at 80 cents per square meter.

#5030. The perimeters of two squares are 40 centimeters and 32 centimeters. Find the perimeter of a third square whose area is equal to the difference of the areas of the two squares.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #5029 and #5030 are perfect. Keep it up!

#5031. A room 5 meters 55 centimeters long and 3 meters 74 centimeters broad is to be paved with square tiles. Find the least number of square tiles required to cover the floor.

#5032. Find the area of a square, whose diagonal is 3.8 meter long.

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