### Work Rate Word Problems

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- A software development company is getting ready
*(#3053)*

A software development company is getting ready to release a new product. The QA Director is notified the following: A Junior Verification Engineer takes 1 hour longer to fix a bug than it takes a Senior Engineer. If they can fix the bug in 5 hours working ...

- A town`s old street sweeper
*(#990)*

A town's old street sweeper can clean the streets in 60 h. The old sweeper together with a new sweeper can clean the streets in 15 ...

- Andres and Biloy working together
*(#921)*

Andres and Biloy, working together, can build a chicken house in 6 2/3 hours. Andres became ill after 3 hours of working with Biloy, and Biloy finished the job, continuing to work alone in 8 1/4 more ...

- Harry can paint a room in 3 hours
*(#3142)*

Harry can paint a room in 3 hours, and Kerry can paint it in 4 ...

- If a shoe balances 10 marbels
*(#2569)*

If a shoe balances 10 marbels and a book balances 20 ...

- If sally can paint a house in 4 hours
*(#3358)*

If sally can paint a house in 4 hours and john can paint the same house in 6 hours how long will it take for both of them to paint the house together?

- Jack can usually mow his lawn
*(#1388)*

Jack can usually mow his lawn in 3 hours. Marilyn can mow the same yard in 4 ...

- Kristin can type a 50 page paper
*(#2349)*

Kristin can type a 50 page paper in 8 hours. Last month Kristin and Courtney together typed a 50 page paper in 6 ...

- Mason can build wall in 6 hours less than the apprentice
*(#2528)*

Mason can build wall in 6 hours less than the apprentice. Together they build the wall in 4 ...

- Matt can paint his bedroom in 3 hours
*(#2594)*

Matt can paint his bedroom in 3 hours, and Morgan needs 8 hours to do the same ...

- Melanie can paint a certain barn
*(#824)*

Melanie can paint a certain barn by herself in x days. Her helper Melissa can paint the same barn by herself in 2 x days. Write a rational expression for the fraction of the barn tht they complete in one day by working together. Evaluate the expression for x =5

- Mr. Jenkins can dig a ditch
*(#39)*

Mr. Jenkins can dig a ditch in one hour less then his son. Working together, they can do the job in 2\3 hour. How long does it take for ...

- Rate
*(#9265)*

Sammy's mother bought 21/2 pounds of blueberries on Monday.Sammy ate 1/4 of the blueberries before he went to bed.

a.How many pounds of blueberries did Sammy eat on Monday?

b.How many pounds of blueberries were left over?

c.On Tuesday,Sammy ate 1/3 of the leftover blueberries.How many pounds of bluberries did Sammy eat on Tuesday?

d.Did Sammy eat more blueberries on Monday or ...

- Sally can paint a house in 4 hours
*(#1790)*

Sally can paint a house in 4 hours. John can paint the same house in 6 ...

- Sally can paint a room in 7 hours
*(#3505)*

Sally can paint a room in 7 hours while it takes steve 6 hours to paint the same ...

- Sam takes 6 days less than the number of days
*(#2982)*

Sam takes 6 days less than the number of days taken by John to complete a piece of work. If both Sam and John together can complete the same work in 4 ...

- simplifying rational expressions
*(#133)*

Mario can do the work in X hours. Luigi takes one more hour than Mario to do the work. Together they finish the work in 100 ...

- Two students washed 5 cars in one hour
*(#1781)*

Two students washed 5 cars in one hour. How much would 6 students earn in an hour charging $5...

- Two taps turned on together
*(#1286)*

Two taps turned on together can fill a tank in 15 mins. Separately, one tap takes 16mins longer than the other tap to fill the ...

- Work
*(#5014)*

john and his bro worked together, they finished a job in 12 days. but when she joined him only after he worked 8 days, they finished the same job in 6 more ...

- Working alone it takes George 5 hours
*(#3428)*

Working alone it takes George 5 hours to decorate the hall for an event. Working alone it takes Wanda 4 hours to decorate the hall for an ...