Week of 3-13-12

Felipe had 14 game cards. He bought 12 more game cards. Wanda had 12 game cards. She bought 14. Compare the number of game cards. Justify your answer.

Week of 3-5-12


Billy has 35 coins. His brother gave him 62 more coins. Omar has 62 coins. His father gave him 35 more coins. Who has more coins?
week of 2-27-12
Rafiq earned $15 each week for seven weeks. He spent $6 each week for seven weeks. How much money does Rafiq have left?
Week of 2-22-12
Tamar made SIX TWO-POINT FILED GOALS AND TWO 3-POINT FIELD GOALS. How many points did Tamar score?

Week of 2-13-12
Payton had 50 pencils. He sold 3 bags of pencils with 5 pencils each. He then bought 2 packs of pencils with 10 pencils each. Then Payton gave 20 pencils to his sister. How many pencils does Payton have left?
Week of 2-6-12
Ramona borrowed 2 stacks of books with 8 books each. She then returned 9 books. Then Ramona borrowed 2 stacks of 5 books each. How many books does Ramona have now?

Week of 1-30-12
Jose earned $13 per hour last week. His total earnings were $325. How many hours did Jose work last week?


Week of 01-16-2012
Johnny's lunch bill was $32 and he gave 15% tip. How much did he spend on lunch?


Week of 01-09-2012
The sales tax in Los Angeles County is 8.75%. How much sales tax you have to pay for a shirt that costs $29? How much is your total bill including tax and the cost of the shirt?
(Hint: 8.75% means 8.75/100)



Week of 11-28-11
Jorge's dad took him to a restaurant for dinner. The dinner was $34 and he gave 15% tip. How much did he spend on dinner?
clues:
1)15% is 15/100, write 15% in a decimal format.
2) How much is 15% of $34? Choose the correct operation: +, -, x, /
3) Remember to add the cost of dinner and tips together to find out total money spent on the dinner.





Week of 11-21-11

The sales tax rate in Orange County is 9.75%. How much sales tax you have to pay if a new TV costs $1800? How much is the total bill including the cost of the item and sales tax?


Remember 9.75% = 9.75/100

Write 9.75% as a decimal form.

What operation should you use to find the percentage of a certain amount?


Week of 10-10-11
(Part 1)The Sales tax in Los Angeles County is 9.75%, which means if you spend $1.00, you have to pay 9.75 cents of tax; if you spend $100, you have to pay $9.75 sales tax. How much sales tax you have to pay if you buy something costs $1000?

(Part 2) How much sales tax you have to pay if the item costs $70? How much is the total bill including the cost of the item and sales tax?

Week of 10-03-11

Everything in the JC Penny Store is marked down 25% after Christmas. How much is a pair of Levi jeans with the price tag of $84 after the discount? (Before Tax)


Week of 09-26-11
Generally speaking, customers pay 15% tip for the service at restaurant. Johnny and his parent had dinner at Sizzler last night and the check was $35 dollars. They paid 15% tip. How much was tips? How much did they pay for the dinner in including the tips?




Week of 09-19-11
Macy’s is giving 20% discount this week. How much is the marked-down price if a pair of shoes that costs $90 before tax?