## Word Problem Database

### Challenge Problems

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The new movie theater in town charges $2 to get in

and then $3 for each movie watched.

You have $15.

How many movies can you watch?

Burger Barn has 1 small table that can seat 4 people.

They also have 1 large table that can seat double that amount.

15 people came in at lunch time.

How many people did not get a seat?

I had exactly 18 lollipops.

I gave away 4, lost 2, and ate 5 of them.

How many lollipops did I have then?

Michael and Ned want to buy a candy bar to share.

The candy bar costs 15 cents.

Michael paid 7 cents more than than Ned.

How much did Ned pay?

I have a cat and a dog.

My cat weighs 1 pound.

My dog weighs 9 pounds.

Every week, they each gain a pound.

How many weeks until my cat weighs half as much as my dog?