# Arithmetic Reasoning

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together, two people earn \$ 28,000 one earns 2,000 more than the other. how much is the smaller income
\$28,000-2,000= \$26,000 \$26,000/ 2,000= \$13,000
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jerry walked a dog 6:40am to 7:30am one day. if he was paid at the rate of \$6 per hour, how much did he earn that day
6:40 am to 7:30am 50minutes 60 mintes in an hour 60x= 50. \$6 60x=300 x= \$5
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a women is looking for a bigger square office. she finds an office. she finds an office twice the area of her current office. if the perimeter of her current office 88feet.
88ft/4 22ft x 22=484 484ft is the current office twice the size of her current office 484ft x 2= 968ft
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how many feet of chain fence are necessary to enclose a dog pen that is square and has an area of 64 square feet
64 square feet ?64= 8 8x4= 32
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the pet store had six puppies selling for \$104 each and twelve kittens selling for \$104 each and twelve kittens selling for 24 each. Today only two puppies and eight kittens were left. in dollar terms, what was the ratio of sales puppies to kittens?
4 x104= 416 4x 24= 96 96/104 48/208 24/104 12/52 6/26 13 to 3
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a train goes twice as fast downhill as it can go up hill, and 2/3 feet as fast uphill as it can go on level ground. if it goes 120 miles per hour downhill, how long will take to travel 45 miles per flat land
speed uphill=120/2=60 speed level=3/2 * uphill=90 speed downhill=120 on flat land, d=45=90*t t=1/2 hr
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Jamie just bought two boxes. The first box is square, with each side measuring 10 units, and is 4 units high. The second box is rectangular and has twice the volume of the square box. If the height of the second box is 5 units, and the width is 10 units, what is the length of the second box?
16 units
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Each August, a restaurant's rent is adjusted to the cost of living index. The rent has been 1,550 a month, and the cost of living index for this August was 3.7%. What is the new rent per month?
1,607.35
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if the ratio of sides of two square is 3:1, what is the ratio of their perimeters
3:1
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There are 9 red and 6 green marbles in a bag. A child reaches in the bag and randomly takes one marble. What is the probability pf that child getting a green marble?
.40
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Debra and Ian shared in a 1,000,000\$ estate. If Ian received 125,000, and Debra the rest, what fraction of the estate did Debra receive?
7/8
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shaun purchased a shirt for \$22.05. if this includes tax, what was the actual price of the shirt?
22.05*0.05 1.1025 22.05-1.1025 20.95
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The price of salmon at a fish market is 5.40 per pound. This is 150% its cost at a supermarket. How much would it cost per pound at the supermarket?
\$3.60
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if the perimeter of a square garden is 84 feet, what is the area of the garden