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Powers and Word Problems

Word Problems

Question: John is 22. John's older sister is 34. How much older is John's sister than John?

Question: Ms. Clare swam 2 times as many laps as me at the TEACHER'S GYM. I swam 3 laps. How many laps did Ms. Clare swim

Question: Jessica makes 10 dollars an hour. If she works 40 hours per week, how much does she make each week?
Answer: 400 dollars per week

Question: Ramona is 33 and her older sister is 47. How old was Ramona's sister when Ramona was born?
Answer: 14 years old

Question: If I have a job that makes 10 dollars an hour and I work 40 hours each week, am I going to have enough each month to cover my 800 dollar rent, 200 dollar car payment, and 100 dollar insurance payment?
Answer: Yes, you will.

You make 1600 dollars each month and your expenses are only 1100 dollars.

Powers

Question: Evaluate:

3 to the power of 2
Answer: 3x3 = 9

Question: Evaluate:

3 to the power of 3

Answer: 3x3x3 = 27

Question: Evaluate:

2 to the power of 5
Answer: 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 = 32

Question: Evaluate:

5 to the power of 3
Answer: 5x5x5 = 125

Question: Evaluate:

4 to the power of 6
Answer: 4 x 4 x 4 x 4 x 4 x 4 = 4, 096

Word Problems

Question: LeBron James is paid \$14,500,000 for an 82 game season, is that more or less than \$150,000 per game?

Question: There are 70 hippopotamus's at a pool. 17 rhino's come along and join them. How many hippopotamus's are there in the pool now?

Question: Miss Puckett is 24 years old. What year was she born?

Question: Vicky's father gave her \$176. Vicky bought 7 books, each of which cost \$5. How much money does Vicky have left?

Question: A group of 4 children and 4 adults are going to the zoo. Child tickets cost \$8, and adult tickets cost \$10. How much will the zoo tickets cost in all?

Fractions to percents

Question: Change this fraction to a percent:

1/2

Question: Change this fraction to a percent:

3/4

Question: Change this fraction to a percent:

4/5

Question: Change this fraction to a percent:

6/7

Question: Change this to a percent:

3/7

Word Problems

Question: Jim weighs 80 pounds. John weighs 120 pounds. How many more pounds does John weigh than Jim?
Answer: 40 more pounds

Question: George makes 150 dollars per week. How many weeks will it take him to save up for a 1,800 dollar MoPed?