# Tutor profile: Mariah G.

## Questions

### Subject: Pre-Algebra

Please solve: (10x-4y) (3x+2y)

In order to solve we must use the FOIL method. FOIL stands for first, outside inside, and last. This is how we will solve this binomial. 10x*3x is our first binomial and it equals 30x^2 10x *2y is our outside binomial it equals 20xy 4y*3x is our inside binomial it equals 12xy 4y*2y is our last binomial it equals to 6y^2 Let's put these together 30x^2 +20xy-12xy+6y^2 Combine the middle binomials and solve 30x^2 +8xy+6y^2

### Subject: Basic Math

Jason and his 3 friends are in a drawing for an Xbox. Jason pulls number 1, and Cleo pulls number 3. What number does Jane have?

We know that Jason pulled number 1 Cleo pulls number 3 Jane pulls the number between 1 and 3 Jane pulls 2

### Subject: Algebra

Mariah purchased basketballs and goals for a fall festival. The basketball costs c and the goal costs b. Mariah purchased 6 basketballs and 2 basketball goals. Please write an expression for the total cost of both the basketball and the goal.

The answer is 6c+2b We know that the basketball costs c and the baskets cost b. Mariah purchased 6 basketballs and 2 goals. The basketballs cost 6c The basketball goals cost 2b The two added together to give you the total cost of the basketballs and goals