Tutor.com Real Numbers Session

Sep. 12, 2012

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Session Transcript - Math - Algebra, 9/11/2012 11:18PM - Tutor.comSession Date: 9/11/2012 11:18PM
Length: 8.2 minute(s)
Subject: Math - Algebra

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Guest (Customer)
[00:00:00] word problems

Nisha S (Tutor)
[00:00:09] Welcome to Tutor.com !
[00:00:12] My name is Nisha!
[00:00:20] Have you used the Tutor Classroom before?

Guest (Customer)
[00:00:36] yes

Nisha S (Tutor)
[00:00:51] Great, let's get started! :-)
[00:01:00] Can you tell me about your problem please

Guest (Customer)
[00:02:58] morira has $784 in her checking account.she deposits $96 and then writes two checks ,one for $ 18 and the other one for $44 whats is the new balence in the account

Nisha S (Tutor)
[00:03:55] Thanks! So what can we do first?

Guest (Customer)
[00:04:04] idk

Nisha S (Tutor)
[00:04:29] Let's take it step by step :-)
[00:04:36] So what is her starting balance?

Guest (Customer)
[00:04:46] 784
[00:05:00] would it be
[00:05:19] 784=96-18-44

Nisha S (Tutor)
[00:05:33] Close, what should that equal sign be?

Guest (Customer)
[00:05:35] no = +
[00:05:41] +

Nisha S (Tutor)
[00:05:57] Great! Can you write that on the board please
[00:07:06] Thanks! So what does this come out to be?
[00:07:59] Excellent, 818 is correct! :-)
[00:08:05] Any questions about this problem?
[00:09:47] Any other questions? :-)
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