Level 2
A handbag cost $6 more than a dress but $10 less than a watch. If the total cost of the handbag, the dress and the watch is $z, find the cost of the dress in terms of z.
2 m
Level 1
A pencil costs $x. A novel costs $15 more than the pen. A file costs $5 less than the novel. Find the total cost of the 3 items.
2 m
Level 2
The average mass of Lynn and Joan is 18p kg. If Joan is 4p kg lighter than Lynn, find Lynn's mass in kg.
2 m
Level 2
The average age of Randy and Michael is 8z years. Ron is 20z years old. What is the average age of the 3 men?
2 m
Level 1
Ben had $20f. It cost $2f to play a game in the arcade and he played 7 games. If he paid 80 cents for the entrance fee, how much money did he have left in dollars?
2 m
Level 1
Lindy paid $p for a plate which cost p cents. How much change did she receive? Give your answers in
  1. cents,
  2. dollars.
2 m
Level 2
Hillary bought 12 buns and 15 doughnuts altogether. One bun is y ¢ and one doughnut is $2. She gave the cashier $50. Express her change in terms of y in cents.
2 m
Level 2
Ann brought $z to the supermarket. She bought 2 watermelons at $2.50 each. How much money had she left? Give your answer in cents.
2 m
Level 2
Benny swam for 3 days. On each day, he would do 2 more laps than the previous day. He did y number of laps on the first day. What was the total number of laps he did for the 3 days? Give your answer in terms of y.
2 m
Level 1
A rope w cm long is cut into two pieces. One piece is 5 cm longer than the other. What is the length of the longer piece? Give your answer in terms of w.
2 m