Cite This Page
To Go
group rates for schools and districts

Word Problems Exercises Page 1

Page (1 of 5) Exercises:   1    2    3    4    5  
Exercise 1

The number of cookies Jen brings to a party is directly proportional to one fewer than the number of guests at the party. She's on the outs with one of the partygoers and doesn't want him to have a cookie. In fact, that's the whole reason she made cookies in the first place. For spite. If Jen brings 33 cookies to a party with 12 guests, what proportionality constant does Jen use to determine how many cookies to bring?

Previous Page: Equations Involving Rational Expressions Exercises

Need help with College?