Word problems are challenging, but rewarding once you learn how they're done!
Problem Text: Two grades of hamburger are mixed. The mixed hamburger totals 300lbs. Grade A sells for $2.50/lb. Grade B hamburger sell for $1.80. If the total mixture sold for $638.00, how much of each type was used?
Your favorite school teacher Michel van Biezen introduces you to solving word problems in Algebra, touching on a variety of practical applications including: mixture problems, sum of consecutive integers, calculating age, number problems, rate and distance problems, percentages, investment calculations, rates of performing work, determining the equation based on two points, finding the slope and X and Y intercepts, solving word problems with two variables, and much more.
His videos are short and straight-forward, presenting the problems clearly, with explanation, and a thorough solution.