From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
Word Problems

Word Problems

Word Problems Examples

Example 1

Lisa has five times as many books as she has CDs. She must be either over 45 or a librarian. Lisa also has 35 books. Okay, scratch that. She just hates music. How many CDs does she have?

Advertisement