# A parking meter slot receives dimes and nickels

Submitted by JM on Mon, 06/25/2012 - 19:28A parking meter slot receives dimes and nickels. When the meter box was emptied there were 148 coins and a total of $ 10.65. How many dimes and how many nickels were there? **Read more »**

# Admission tickets to a local circus show were priced at USD4 for adult and USD3 for the student.

Submitted by JM on Mon, 06/25/2012 - 15:03Admission tickets to a local circus show were priced at 4 dollars for adult and 3 dollars for the student. For the first 3 days of the show, 810 tickets were sold and the total receipts were $2853. How many of the each type of ticket were sold? **Read more »**

# The longest side of a triangle is twice as long as the shortest side

Submitted by JM on Mon, 06/25/2012 - 00:54The longest side of a triangle is twice as long as the shortest side and 2 cm longer than the third side. If the perimeter of the triangle is 33cm, what is the length of each side? **Read more »**

# Perimeter problem

Submitted by JM on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 03:16If the width of a rectangular field is 2 meters more than one-half of its length and its perimeter is 40 meters, what are the dimensions? **Read more »**

# Finding 3 consecutive even numbers

Submitted by JM on Sat, 04/07/2012 - 04:01Find three consecutive even integers whose sum is 138. **Read more »**