# Solving With Mixed Operations (Word) Worksheet Template With Answer Key

Solving with Mixed Operations (Word)
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Solve each problem.
A n s w e r s
1) At the state fair 9 employees were paid \$10.96 an hour. They worked for 7 hours at regular
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price and then for 2 hours at overtime price (an extra 2.80 an hour). How much money did
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they make total?
( 9 × 1 0 . 9 6 × 7 ) + ( ( 2 . 8 + 1 0 . 9 6 ) × 2 × 9 )
22.35
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-900
3.
791.2
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2) A recycling center was offering cash for different types of recyclables. For each pound of
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paper recycled they offered \$0.2, for each pound of aluminum they offered \$1.23 and for
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each pound of plastic they offered \$0.38. Jerry took in 10 pounds of paper, 15 pounds of
aluminum and 5 pounds of plastic. How much money did he earn?
( 0 . 2 × 1 0 ) + ( 1 . 2 3 × 1 5 ) + ( 0 . 3 8 × 5 )
3) Paige was playing a trivia game where you gained points for correct answers and lost
points for incorrect answers. At the start of round 3 she was at -700 points. During the
round she answered four 400 point questions correct and she answered six 300 points
questions incorrect. What was her score at the end of the round?
- 7 0 0 + ( 4 × 4 0 0 ) + ( 6 × 3 0 0 × - 1 )
4) A restaurant chef was ordering supplies. He ordered 7 pounds of beef at 6.53 per pound, 4
pounds of potatoes at \$10.47 a pound and 7 pounds of carrots at \$10.23 per pound. He
estimates that this will make 30 meals. If he charges 31.68 per meal how much profit will
he make?
( 3 0 × 3 1 . 6 8 ) - ( ( 7 × 6 . 5 3 ) + ( 4 × 1 0 . 4 7 ) + ( 7 × 1 0 . 2 3 ) )
5) At noon the temperature was 2° C. Over the next three hours the temperature dropped
another 13 degrees. Then every hour until 7:00 the temperature rose 2 degrees. What was
the temperature at 7:00?
2 + ( - 1 × 1 3 ) + ( ( 7 - 3 ) × 2 )
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80 60 40 20 0
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