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# What was the visiting team’s score?

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A basketball team’s score was 94 points. If you doubled the opposing team’s score and subtracted 40, you would also have 94 points. What was the visiting team’s score? (Guess and check or creating a table may work well here.)

A. 80

B. 54

C. 67

D. 94

Good Stuff is giving away free pens to each of the first 500 people who come in the store today. In the first hour, they gave away 30% of the pens. How many is this?

A. 150

B. 160

C. 125

D. 75

Benjamin is treating his friends to a meal at Chez Food. The meals added up to \$149.45. An automatic gratuity of 20% was tacked onto his bill - what is the amount of the tip?

A. \$29.80

B. \$20.00

C. \$29.89

D. \$15.50

Oct 13, 2019

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A basketball team’s score was 94 points. If you doubled the opposing team’s score and subtracted 40, you would also have 94 points. What was the visiting team’s score? (Guess and check or creating a table may work well here.)

Not sure what the first statement  has to do with this.....but  I get that

2S - 40  = 94      add 40 to both sides

2S  = 134           divide both sides by 2

S = 67  =  the visiting team's score

Good Stuff is giving away free pens to each of the first 500 people who come in the store today. In the first hour, they gave away 30% of the pens. How many is this?

500 * .30   =  150

Benjamin is treating his friends to a meal at Chez Food. The meals added up to \$149.45. An automatic gratuity of 20% was tacked onto his bill - what is the amount of the tip?

149.45 (.20)  = \$29.89

Oct 13, 2019