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In a school bookshop, pens are sold at either $1.80 each or $6 for a set of 4 pens. What is the maximum number of pens that you can buy with $358?

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Is there any courses for sec 1?

Yes we have a math class for Secondary 1 this year.

Hi! I need help in solving this question:1.There are 98 children queuing up to enter an amusement park. For every 2 boys standing in the queue, there are 4 girls standing in between them. What is the largest possible number of boys in the queue?

2.In Week 1, a seller had 35 of his shirts left after selling 100 of them at $10 each. He sold 40% of the remainder at $12 each in Week 2 and the rest at a discounted price in Week 3. His total sale collection for the 3 weeks was $2,485. What was the discounted price of each of the shirts sold in Week 3?

3.Mr Lim and Mr Tan drove from Bedok to Jurong one morning. They started at the same time and the journey was 35 km. They drove at the same speed for the first 10 km. Mr Tan did not change his speed but Mr Lim drove at a faster speed for the remaining 25 km. Mr Lim reached the destination 5 minutes before Mr Tan who was 5 km behind him.

a)If Mr Tan reached the destination at 10.20 am, at what time did they start the journey?

b)What was Mr Lim’s speed for the last 25 km of the journey in km/h?

i got 20 for the first question. not sure if its correct…

Yes, you are correct. See here:

https://matharena.wordpress.com/2014/09/05/to-mathmakesmebraindead-here-is-the-answer/